Arid Zone Regional Center, Jodhpur
National Emblem Ministry of Environment and Forests

Major Projects

Projects Recently Completed

Flora of India

Haloragaceae, Callitrichaceae, Trapaceae, Tamaricaceae, Zygophyllaceae, Vitaceae, Rhizophoraceae, Passifloraceae, Boraginaceae, Convolvulaceae, Hemmamelidaceae, Cuscutaceae, Ehretiaceae, Cactaceae, Lamiaceae, Droseraceae and Caesalpiniaceae (Subtribe :Cassiinae) completed.

Phytodiversity of Protected Areas

  • Kumbhalgarh Wildlife Sanctuary
  • Kumbhalgarh Wildlife Sanctuary
  • Barda Sanctuary
  • Sariska Tiger Reserve
  • Desert National Park
  • Ranthambhore Tiger Reserve
  • Keoladeo National Park
  • Gir National Park
  • Arid Machia Safari Park

Environmental Impact Assessment Studies

  • Indira Gandhi Canal Command area in N. W. Rajasthan desert
  • Gosunda Irrigation Project (Chittttorgarh district)
  • Nohar and Anupgarh Irrigation Project (Ganganagar district)
  • Som – Kamla – AmbaHydroelctric Project (Dungarpur district)
  • Sippu Reservoir
  • Biogeochemical Studies
  • Khetri Copper Belt (in collaboration with Geological Survey of India)

On Going Action Plan Projects

  • State Flora: Flora of Gujarat
  • Ethnobotany: Ethnobotany of Guja
  • Phytodiversity of Protected Areas:
  • Wild Ass Wildlife Sanctuary (Gujarat)
  • Narayan SarovarChinkara Wildlife Sanctuary (Gujarat)
  • Conservation: Germplasm collection and introduction in the Desert Botanic Garden


Last Updated : 11/09/2019