Praharajpur Village

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 Location  Ecosystem Type    Conservation Type    Area(hectare)  Legal status 
 Kendrapara, Odisha  Wetland  Ecosystem Conservation  45.17  National Park

This case study was part of the Directory on Community Conserved Areas in Odisha and Madhya Pradesh (2012) prepared by Foundation for Ecological Security et al. To download the case study click here.

Recent Updates

Mangrove Nurseries Protect Coasts and Livelihoods

An article on the Vikalp Sangam website about villages like Praharajpur in the coastal area of Kendrapada district, where the loss of life and property caused by cyclones is less because of the mangrove cover in the region.

Related Information

Training of Trainers on Mainstreaming Disaster Risk Reduction and Climate Change Adaptation

A paper prepared by the All India Disaster Mitigation Institute (AIDMI) which gives the example of mangrove plantations in Praharajpur village.

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