Publication Type:

Journal Article

Source:

Indian Journal of Ecology, Indian Ecological Society, College of Agriculture, Volume 38, Number Special Issue, Ludhiana, p.229 (2011)

ISBN:

0304-5250

URL:

http://indianecologicalsociety.com

Keywords:

NTFP, CFUG, community forestry, livelihood, ethnobotanical uses

Abstract:

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.

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