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  NGO Name

BCRT (Biodiversity Conservation Research..

  Year Established

2000

  Primary Contact

Dr. Malali Gowda

  Address

No.148, 1st Floor, Vijayanagara II Stage, Belur Rd

 

Hassan

  District

Hassan District

  State

Karnataka

  PIN

573201

  Email

malalig@gmail.com

  Phone 1

91- 08172-652494

  Phone 2

91- 9343431886

  Fax

-

     

  NGO Work

 

  Category

Environment protection

  Website

www.bcrt.org

  Annual Budget

Rs. 5,00,000

  FCRA clearance?

Yes

 

 

         

  NGO Visit Information

  Contact Info.

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  NGO - Chapter / Coordinator

  Number of chapters or coords coordinating this ngo

  2

 

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  +  Duke / Swati Jain
   

  Projects List

Amount Funded

  +  BCRT Afforestation

$ 3000

 

  +  Tree based Farming practices

$ 6000

 
 

 Total 

$ 9000

 

 

 

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  NGO Goals

 

 

Broad Goals of the BCRT are:
(i) Conservation of biodiversity.
(ii) Documentation of biodiversity.
(iii) To establish a more harmonious relationship between man and nature.

In particular:
(i) Afforestation
(ii) Encouraging the farmers for tree based farming
(iii) Water harvesting
(iv) Conservation of medicinal plants
(v) Awareness programs for farmers and children


  Achievements

 

(1) Afforestation of barren rocky land.
(2) BCRT created awareness among local farmers through implementing aforestation programmes with tree - based farming system and other subsidiary agricultural occupations such as poultry, apiculture, and sericulture.
(3) Organizes environmental awareness workshops for Children in which thousands of kids from neighboring villages participate.
(4) Wa more...

  Summary

 

Biodiversity Conservation and Research Trust (BCRT) is a brain-child of Dr. Malali Gowda. It was his dream, while a graduate student at MS Baroda University, to do something for his village and country. His village Anaganalu - at the foothills of Western Ghats had seen steady decline in the forest covers - which he witnessed a kid. He converted this to an opportunity and hence BCRT came into existence to conserve and document the biodiversity.

BCRT has seen phenomenal success in its work. Started with an incredible work of afforestation of a rocky barren land in the village, it is all set to take up afforestation of "Sigegudda" - an important hill in the region and the folklore has that it gives rains to the region. This has happened with the participation of very suppor more...

 
 
 

  

 
 

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