As part of the project, distal drivers of land use and land cover change at sites such as Kancheepuram, Nagapattinam, and Tirunelveli were studied. The Tirunelveli district represents the plains of Southern Western Ghats; the Kancheepuram district represents a mixed habitat of peri-urban/agrarian nature; finally, the Nagapattinam district represents the East Coast and a Ramsar site/Wildlife Sanctuary.

Duration

2014 - 2015

Funding Agency

Tamil Nadu State Land Use Research Board (TNSLURB), State Planning Commission, Government of Tamil Nadu