Details :
outh Asian Perspectives on Ecotourism and Conservation is a compendium of case studies and articles contribute to the SOUTH ASIA REGIONAL CONFERENCE ON ECOTOURISM 2002 with the following contents in it:

Ecotourism

1."Eco- tourism": A 'Sustainability' Choice for Sikkim's Economic Development - P D Rai

2. Ecotourism Products in Protected and Natural Areas for Local Communities & Business - P F Gurusinghe

3. Eco-Tourism and Biodiversity- J R Subba

4. Development of Eco- Tourism in Sikkim: A Case Studies - P K Dong

5. Preservation and Nature for Tourism Development - G K Pradhan

 

 Conservation

 

6. Environmental Statistics: A Growing Need - Jyotsna Subba

7. Ecosystem Conservation Prospects in the Khangchendzonga Biosphere Reserve, Sikkim - S Chettri, A P Krishna and K K Singh

8. Statement on Policy, Planning , Decision of the State Government for Conservation and Development of Natural Resources, Biodiversity & Environment in Sikkim -- T R Sharma and S B Bhaduria

9. From Environmental Exploiters to Enthusiastics Protectors: The Thekkady Tiger Trail - S Ohrling

10. Biodiversity Conservation through Integrated Tourism Development in Khangchenjunga Conservation Area, Eastern Nepal  - G S Gurung & Janita Gurung

 

 

 Diversity

 

11. Floristic Diversity of Sikkim - P Singh & A S Chauhan

12. Orchid Diversity in North Eastern Himalaya and its Conservation - R C Upadhyaya, V Nagaraju & G Das

13. Sikkim Biodiversity and Ecotourism Project (1995-1998) - Nandita Jain

14. Tree Diversity in the Sikkim Himalaya - L K Rai

15. Medicinal Plants in the Sikkim Himalaya - B Gurung

16. Orchids of Sikkim - S . Z Lucksom

17. Citrus Research in Darjeeling Hills : - A Case Study - K Thapa

18. Agro- Technological Interventions for Mountain Farming System of Sikkim - L S Srivastava &  R K Avasthe

19. Large Cardamom: Status and Management Priorities in the Sikkim Himalaya - G Sharma & K K Singh

20. Biodiversity Strategy and Action Plan(BSAP) Process in North Sikkim - Usha Lachungpa

 

Impact

 

21. Ecology, Economics and Equity : A Case Study of Livestock Rearing from West Sikkim - S Tambe

22. Impact of Tourism on Biodivrsity : A Case Study from the Sikkim Himalaya, India - N Chettri

23. Tissue Culture Large Cardfamom Product Plan: A project Implementation in Sikkim and Darjeeling District of West Benga - A K Biswas, S Varadarasan & B Gopakumar

24. Quality Improvement of Large Cardamom and Value Addition - C K Rao

25. Sikkim - An Investment Destination of the Millenium - M G Kiran


Source: ECOSS Gangtok, Sikkim