Our Projects

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Ongoing Projects

 

CONSERVATION OF MANGROVES

Mangroves are evergreen forest found extensively in the estuarine regions where mud-flats are wide and gently sloping. Besides estuaries, they...
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MATHERAN

Continuous degradation of the forests within Matheran’s Ecosensitive area (ESA) has been observed at an alarming rate. CAT’s advocacy for the...
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RENEWABLE ENERGY – SATPUDA TIGER LANDSCAPE

CAT has been working for conserving and protecting the tiger and tiger habitats and reducing the tiger-human conflict. CAT has...
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SATPUDA LANDSCAPE TIGER PARTNERSHIP (SLTP)

The SLTP instigated by the Born Free Foundation in the UK, is a multi-faceted approach to delivering long-term solutions for...
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Other Projects

 

SANJAY GANDHI NATIONAL PARK – GIS

This project was sponsored by TCS. It has been successfully completed, and the GIS has been installed at the SGNP...
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MELGHAT TIGER RESERVE

The Maharashtra Government had taken a decision to denotify about 500 square km of forests from the Melghat Sanctuary. As...
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APPLICATION FOR BAN OF DICLOFENAC USE AS A VETERINARY DRUG – FOR THE PROTECTION OF VULTURES

The dramatic decrease in the population of three of India’s eight Vulture species has been of great concern to conservationists....
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CARRYING CAPACITY OF MUMBAI CITY

CAT collaborated with various other interested parties a study to assess the carrying capacity of Mumbai city. This study aimed...
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THINK GREEN

The “Think Green To Make A Difference Project” was initiated in March 2005 due to the growing requirement for expertise...
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MANGROVE WETLAND CENTRE

CAT spearheaded in proposing a Mangrove Wetland Centre in Mumbai. A landmark partnership between the Conservation Action Trust (CAT) and...
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CONCERNED CITIZENS’ COMMISSION – AN ENQUIRY INTO MUMBAI’S FLOODS 2005

CAT has convened the “Concerned Citizens’ Commission – an Enquiry into Mumbai’s floods 2005”.  The CCC report is based on...
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SOCIO-ECONOMIC SURVEY OF LOCAL COMMUNITIES IN TANSA WILDLIFE SANCTUARY

A study was conducted by CAT in the Tansa Wildlife Sanctuary, Thane District, Mumbai. This study was a socio-economic survey...
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LION TRANSLOCATION PROJECT

India is home to the only remaining population of the Asiatic Lion in the wild. The range of the Asiatic...
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COAL KILLS – AN ASSESSMENT OF DEATH AND DISEASE CAUSED BY INDIA’S DIRTIEST ENERGY SOURCE

Debi Goenka and Sarath Guttikunda Globally, it is well established that emissions from coal-fired power are responsible for significant levels...
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SURVEY OF FLAMINGOS ALONG THANE CREEK

CAT along with Sanctuary Asia, Wetlands International, and the Maharashtra Forest Department started a survey along the Thane Creek in...
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SOIL AND MOISTURE CONSERVATION AND AFFORESTATION PROJECT IN DHARAMSALA, HIMACHAL PRADESH

CAT in partnership with the Himachal Pradesh Forest Department is working towards the protection of the environment and ecology of...
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THINK GREEN – PUNE

CAT along with the Pune Municipal Corporation (PMC) has initiated the Think Green programme in Pune. A one year agreement had...
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COAL KILLS: HEALTH IMPACTS OF AIR POLLUTION FROM INDIA’S COAL POWER EXPANSION

As the 3rd largest economy in the world with more than a billion people, the supply of power in India...
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Workshops

FINANCING OF LOW CARBON GROWTH AT STATE LEVEL

CAT supported the Institute for Finance Management Research (IFMR) project “Financing of Low Carbon Growth at State level” the aim...
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SATPUDA TIGER LANDSCAPE PARTNERSHIP

CAT organised a workshop for SLTP partners during February 2014 in Goa. This was one of the annual meetings of...
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CAPACITY BUILDING WORKSHOP FOR ENVIRONMENTAL ACTIVISTS

CAT conducted a three-day capacity building workshop for environmental activists. This training programme was held at the Training Ship Rehman,...
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DEVELOPMENT PLAN WORKSHOP – MUMBAI

CAT conducted a consultative workshop on Environmental Sustainability & Open Space Session Development Plan (DP) for Greater Mumbai 2014-2034 at...
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NATIONAL COASTAL PROTECTION CAMPAIGN

CAT, along with National Coastal Protection Campaign (NCPC), organised a consultative meeting on “Collaboration for results based action to protect...
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Committees

BOMBAY NATURAL HISTORY SOCIETY

Mr. Debi Goenka is on Governing Board of the BNHS.
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DAHANU TALUKA ENVIRONMENT PROTECTION AUTHORITY

Debi Goenka is an invitee of the DTEPA. Mr. Goenka has been raising his concerns regarding the issues pertaining to...
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Bombay Environmental Action Group

Mr. Debi Goenka is a life member and an activist with the BEAG. He joined BEAG in 1983 and worked...
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Associations

 

BORN FREE FOUNDATION

The Born Free Foundation is an international wildlife charity, devoted to compassionate conservation and animal welfare. BFF works throughout the...
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NATIONAL COASTAL PROTECTION CAMPAIGN

The National Coastal Protection Campaign (NCPC) is a collective of several environmental organisations and fish-worker associations working for the protection of coastal areas...
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PondyCAN!

PondyCAN is a Citizen’s Action Network, committed to preserve and enhance the natural, social, cultural and spiritual environment. CAT is...
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SATPUDA FOUNDATION

CAT is working with Satpuda Foundation (SF) for protection of tigers and tiger habitats. CAT and SF are also working together...
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SATPUDA LANDSCAPE TIGER PARTNERSHIP

Satpuda Landscape Tiger Programme (SLTP) is a network of partners working together for the protection of tigers, tiger habitats and...
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SELCO FOUNDATION

CAT is working with SELCO Foundation at grass-root level to provide renewable energy solutions to the locals of villages Bhagwanpur...
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URBAN EMISSIONS

CAT has worked with Urban Emissions on emissions of coal fired thermal power plants in India. A report titled “Coal...
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