CANCELLED: Applying a Conservation Sciences lens to Land Use Planning

Peeyush Sekhsaria   Mohan Rao   Ramesh Venkatraman   Hari Sridhar   Basic • Planning, restoration, Land, Ecology, design • 20 Seats • Long • Starts at 09:00 - 16:30 on DAY 2

Due to unavoidable circumstances, this workshop (Day 2 - Long) has been cancelled. As an alternative / replacement, the 20 participants registered in this workshop may register for the 2 workshops we will be arranging on Day 2. Announcement about this will be made on Day 1 of the conference.

This workshop explores the role of Conservation Science in Land Use Planning. The workshop, through case studies from diverse professionals; Landscape Planner; Ecologist; Eco-restoration NGO; Development professional will show case ecologically sensitive work being done and the need for conservation science inputs in the same. The case studies will be brief and illustrate work already achieved, each resource person will also explore the question of how Conservation Sciences play/ or can play a role in their work. Using a real site and some basic data sets a design problem will be conceived wherein the participants will address the land use planning issues.