Research

There has been various study and research on conservation issues continuously to help for the management of Tiger Reserve. Even before the constitution of Tiger Reserve, Sathyamangalam has always been a hub for researchers and students.

A list of previous and ongoing important research and studies is listed below.

Study Reports in Sathyamangalam Tiger Reserve
Sl. No Topic Name of the Author Name of the Institution / Journal Published
1 Role of Elephants in Sujjilkuttai – Bannari Corridor in Sathyamangalam Forest Division, Tamil Nadu, Southern India G.Sivasubramanian & N.Sivaganeshan Salim Ali Centre for Ornithology and Natural History, Coimbatore
2 Socio-Ecological Characterisation of the Project Landscape Arulagam, Coimbatore
3 Important Bird Areas in India – Tamil Nadu
4 Do Wildlife Corridors needs protection Sanctuary Asia, Oct-2012
5 Conservation status of Wild mammals in Biligiri Rangasamy Temple Wildlife Sanctuary, the Western Ghats India Honnnavalli, N.Kumara, S.Rathna kumar, R.Sasi, and M.Singh Current Science
6 Conservation of Asian Elephant (Elephas Maximas) in the Nilgiris Eastern Ghats Landscape, Southern India Natarajan Sivaganesan,Tariq Aziz,A.Christy Williams WWF, India Areas and US Fish and Wildlife Service
7 Ensuring the future of the Tiger and other large mammals in Southern portion of the Nilgiri Biosphere Reserve, Southern India A.J.T.Johnsingh,R.Ragunath,Rajiv Pillai and M.D.Madhusudhanan Nature Conservation Foundation, Karnataka, India.
8 An Assesment of the Status of Tiger and its prey in the proposed Sathyamangalam Tiger Reserve, (Sathyamangalam Wildlife Sanctuary & Territorial Division ) in Tamil Nadu, India N.V.K.Asraf WTI
9 HumanDdimension of Forest degradation in sathyamangalam landscape Narendran Kodandapani,  N. Satheesh IFS, Asuthosh Samant Singhar IFS, Rajkumar IFS, Vinoth ANCF, TNFD, Centre for Advanced Spatial and Environmental Research
10 A Bird survey of Sathyamangalam forest division, 2009 S.Chandrasekar, BNHS BNHS
11 Removal of Invasive Species as in Sathyamangalam Tiger Reserve TNFD TNFD
12 Assessment of diclofenac condamination in the carcass of livestock and vulture species in and around Ssathyamangalam Tiger Reserve, Dr.B.Ramakrishnan, and A.Samson Govt Arts College Udhagamandalam
13 Building a grassroots constituency for conserving river Moyar in Mysore- Nilgiri Corridor Care Earth Trust
14 Afermath of Diclofenac on vulture population S.Chandrasekar, BNHS, B.Ramakrishnan BNHS, and NWEA
15 Identification of Water Resource in the Forest near human settlement in Sathyamangalam Wildlife Sanctuary ( Bhavanisagar Upper Plateau) Chirrchom Luithui Dept of Environmental Science, Bharathiar University
16 Studies on sustainable collection methods of MFPs  and selected medicinal plants in coimbatore, Gudalur, Nilgiri North and sathyamangalam Forest Division TNFD Foundation for Revitalisation of local heritage  tradition, Bangalore
17 Spacial and Temporal analysis of MODIS Hotspot data as decision support system Ashutosh samant singhar IFS, & Rammohan.K ACF TNFD
18 Some aspects of ecology of  sloth bear(Melursus ursinus) in Sathyamangalam Wildlife Sanctuary D. Mahedra Reddy AVC College, Mayiladudurai
19 Status of Tiger and co predators in Nilgiri North division, and Sathyamangalam Wildlife Sanctuary WWF, TNFD
20 An Field report on Forest dependence and socio economic status  in Gujjampalayam village of Sathyamangalam Range Kalidasan Osai
21 Report on the rehabilitation of repatriated Indian star tortoise (Geochelone elegans) in Sathyamangalam Wildlife Sanctuary Tamil Nadu Abhisek Narayanan IFAW, TNFD, WTI
21 Study report on floristic survey of Sathyamangalam Forests P. Sathyanarayanan BSI, Coimbatore
22 Report on current status and habitat suitability for the release of repatriated Indian Star Tortoise in the Reserve Forests and Wildlife Sanctuaries in Tamil Nadu Abhisek Narayanan WTI
23 A value chain on wild honey bees Dept of Agriculuture Entomology, Centre for Plant Protection Studies, TNAU, Coimbatore
24 Baseline survey of Bio diversity in critical habitats, Prior to removal of alien species in sathyamangalam tiger reserve TNAU, Coimbatore
25 Spatial pattern of forest characteristics and fire susceptibility in the sathymangalam landscape Narendran Kodandapani, N. Satheesh IFS, Asuthosh Samant Singar IFS, ANCF, TNFD
26 The Distribution and dynamics of Phyllanthus species in Sathyamangalam Forest Division TNFD TNFD Research Wing
27 The Distribution and dynamics of Phyllanthus species in Sathyamangalam Forest Division Forest Utilization Division, Chennai -22 Care Earth Trust
28 Impact of feral buffalo in the Moyar Valley K. Vijayakumar Govt. Arts College,

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