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ATREE Young Researchers Network

Here is an assortment of articles authored by ATREE’s multi-talented pool of young researchers where they talk the various facets of their vibrant work-life

Democratizing Forest Governance in India

Forests are by their very nature a complex socio-ecological entity. The forest sector in India is currently going through an unprecedented churning.

Grassland/ wasteland: the politics of nomenclature

When grasslands are dubbed 'wasteland', they tend to get put to more 'productive' use through the agency of stakeholders in development and urbanization.

Cities, climate and water

What are the challenges already confronting the water sector in rapidly urbanizing watersheds in developing countries?

Wild edible plants as a link between habitat, need and culture

ATREE has been chronicling the use of wild edible plant species in the MM Hills region since 2009.

Frog song and climate science

‘Counting epiphytes high up in the tree tops, we were racing against the lowering clouds from the west.

Experiment in crowdsourcing: report on the Neighbourhood Trees Campaign

Experiment in crowdsourcing: report on the Neighbourhood Trees Campaign

Orchids of the Sikkim Himalaya revisited

Eastern Himalaya, with its unique biodiversity and habitats hosts a wide range of flora, of which orchids have attracted much attention since long.

Global climate change impacts vegetation on tropical mountains

Natural vegetation in different parts of the world – whether it is on high mountains, tropical rain forests or deserts – has evolved in a particular climate with specific precipitation and temperat

ATREE's Milestones

  • ATREE was ranked 18th in the list of top environmental think tanks of the world, as per the 2014 Global Go To Think Tank Index Report, released by The Think Tanks and Civil Societies Program (

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