T Ganesh PhD

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T Ganesh PhD
Senior Fellow, Suri Sehgal Centre for Biodiversity and Conservation
tganesh@atree.org
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Fellow

Academic qualifications

B.Sc. 1986. Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry, Osmania University, Hyderabad, India.
M.S. 1989. Ecology. Pondicherry University, Pondicherry, India.
Ph.D.1996. Ecology. Pondicherry University, Pondicherry, India.

Research interests: Faunal loss (birds and small mammals) and its consequence on forest dynamics, long term changes in tree phenology and understanding factors that contributes to such changes. Anthropogenic effects on species interactions especially on the forest-agriculture boundary. Long-term changes in population dynamics of migrant raptors and resident owls in relation to land use changes and community involvement in their conservation.

Memberships

  • Bombay Natural History Society, Bombay (1998-2003)
  • Ecological Society of America (1995-1997)
  • American Association for the Advancement of Science (2000-2005).
  • Member disaster management committee, Tirunelveli dist.
  • Member advisor, Kalakad Mundanthurai Tiger Reserve

Advisor

International Advisor to Environmental Studies at New College of Florida, Sarasota, USA.

Others

Agasthya - a newsletter on natural history and conservation of the Agasthyamalai region

People Page

Journal Articles

Ganesh .T 2021 The contribution of insects to global forest deadwood decomposition Nature 597, 77–81 (2021). https://doi.org/10.1038/s41586-021-03740-8
Anoop, N. R., Sen, S., Vinayan, P. A., & Ganesh, T. 2021 Native mammals disperse the highly invasive Senna spectabilis in the Western Ghats, India Biotropica. https://doi.org/10.1111/btp.12996

Popular Writings

Book Chapters

Vanak, A.T., A.J. Hiremath, S. Krishnan, T. Ganesh, N.D. Rai , 2017 , Filling in the (forest) blanks: the past, present and future of India’s savanna grasslands Pp 88-93 In: A.J. Hiremath, N.D. Rai, and A. Siddhartha. (eds). , Transcending boundaries. Reflecting on twenty years of action and research at ATREE. ATREE, Bangalore.
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