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Natural history, ecology and human environment of the Himalayas
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District Plant Resources Office, Jumla

Plant Resources Office, Jumla is located in the northern corner of the Karnali zone, Jumla is surrounded in east by Dolpa, in west by Kalikot, in north by Mugu and in south by Jajarkot. Khalanga is the headquarter of the zone. District Plant Resources Office, Jumla lies in Thinke (2395m) at a walking distance from airport. DPRO Jumla conducts varoius Plant Research programme every year. The office succesfully developed the cultivation methodology for Valeriana jatamansii (Sugandhawal) and Delphinium himalayii (Atis). Likewise plant botanical descriptor for these two plants are also available. Recently DPRO Jumla also carried out plant survey of Jumla district & published a report. Report on ethnobotanical survey of Jumla also available.

Major activities carried out at District Plant Resources Office, Jumla

  • Production and distribution of seedlings of MAPs species ()
  • Community based MAPs cultivation ()
  • MAPs cultivation programme for minor farmers ()
  • One Village One Product ()
  • MAPs survey and phenological study in community forest
  • Traditional knowledge documentation ( Local healers- Dhami, Baidhaya)
  • Landscape and garden management
  • Dhitachour Botanical Garden
  • Conservation
  • Demonstration plot management
  • Domestication and germ-plasm conservation
  • Educational MAPs garden establishment in Community based Schools
  • Training on Conservation, Promotion and Cultivation of MAPs
  • Home Herbal Garden for women
  • Contract farming – Atis
  • Awareness programme- radio program on plants
  • Information Center on MAPs
  • Plant botanical descriptor
  • Mini-seed bank establishment
  • Dendrochronological study of high value MAPs
     
Sanjeev Kumar Rai
Sanjeev Kumar Rai Director General [ View details ]
Jyoti Joshi (Bhatta)
Jyoti Joshi (Bhatta) Deputy Directer General [ View details ]
Mr. Sishir Panthi
Mr. Sishir Panthi Scientific Officer (Information officer) [ View details ]
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