EPTRI hosts Programme Centre (PC) on Resource Partner (RP) on Ecology of Eastern Ghats funded by Ministry of Environmental, Forest and Climate Change (MoEFCC), Government of India.
The Environmental Information System (ENVIS) came into existence as a plan programme in 1983. ENVIS has been subsumed within the revamped scheme of Environment Education, Awareness, Research and Skill Development.
ENVIS is renamed as EIACP (Environmental Information, Awareness, Capacity Building and Livelihood Programme).
EIACP Resource Partner was set up at EPTRI in 1994 and the theme allotted to the EIACP-EPTRI is the ‘Ecology of Eastern Ghats’, the fragile and threatened ecosystem extending from Orissa, through Andhra Pradesh, parts of Telangana to Tamil Nadu and a small part of Karnataka. The Centre brings out quarterly Newsletters: “The Eastern Ghats” in English distributed to various stakeholders. A biblograpic database is also maintained. EIACP has expertise in preparing Peoples Biodiversity Registers (PBRs) and has provided the Technical Support in preparation of PBRs for Andhra Pradesh State Biodiversity Board (APSBDB) and to Telangana State Biodiversity Board (TSBDB). EIACP also has expertise in carrying out Ecology & Biodiversity and Carbon Sequestration studies.
• Website: http://eptrienvis.nic.in is maintained with links to the bibliographic database, Newsletters with archives. Email: email@example.com
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