Sustainable rangeland management to protect redpandas and herder livelihoods
Charles Sturt University
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DESCRIPTION: Community-based, multidisciplinary and integrated landcare program builds herder and agency capacity to achieve sustainable rangeland management and red panda conservation in Sakteng Wildlife Sanctuary, Bhutan. Herder livelihoods improved through more efficient livestock production, forest rehabilitation, income savings and red panda stewardship education.
OUTCOME: Restoration and protection of red panda habitat and winter grazing areas through sustainable livestock and forest management leading to improved herder livelihoods.