|Title||An assessment of non-timber forest products and their contribution in livelihood security|
|Publication Type||Journal Article|
|Year of Publication||2011|
|Authors||Neupane, L. K.|
|Journal||Indian Journal of Ecology|
|Keywords||NTFP, CFUG, community forestry, livelihood, ethnobotanical uses|
This study attempted to assess the non-timber forest product (NTFP) and its contribution in CFUG livelihood. This task was selected with a view to quantifying and promoting NTFPs in community forestry and also private land by listing of the existing NTFPs in community forests, to explore the potential NTFPs, which are economically and socially viable, to assess the contribution of NTFPs to livelihood assets and to find out the ethno-botanical uses of NTFPs found in the district of Dhabligari Zone, Nepal.