Research

This is a list of approved Research Projects approved by the Committee for Research Grants

Sl. No Name of Candidate Topic of the Study Budget Approved Duration Approved (in months)

Final Reports (PDF)

1 Shri. Atanu Bora Butterflies in Meghalaya 75,000 12 View
2 Shri. D Khlur B. Mukhim Wroughton’s Free – Tailed Bats 1,00,000 12 View
3 Smt. Dalari Lyngdoh/Darina Kharshandi & Dr. Aroma Lyngdoh Wild Edible Fruits of East Khasi Hills 75,000 12 View
4 Smt. Deimaphisha Lyngdoh/Gregory A Warjri/Ialamphang Lyngdoh Documentation of Biodiversity Rich Areas & Heritage Sites 75,000 12 View
5 Shri. Kanhaiya Lal Chaudhary Biodiversity Mapping of Surbathiang Bird Sanctuary, Ri-Bhoi District 1,00,000 12 View
6 Shri. Morningstar War Conservation of Orchids 50,000 6 View
7 Shri. Pynshailang Syiemiong Cave Terrestrial Anthropods and Aquatic Biota in Mawshyrpait and Riblai Caves 75,000 12 View
8 Shri. Pius Ranee Bio-Gardens: Conservation of Biodiversity 75,000 12 View
9 Shri. Pynioolut Miki Ryngki Wild Edible Plants in West Jaintia Hills District 75,000 12 View
10 Ms. Lavinia M Dkhar Earthworms Diversity in East Khasi Hills 75,000 12 View
TOTAL Rs. 7,75,000

List of Topic Research / Literature Compilation by the Project Assistants

Sl. No Name of Candidate Survey Topic/Areas
1 Welfareson Khongriah

1. Survey of Tradable Bio-resources in Khasi and Jaintia Hills of Meghalaya

2. Survey and documentation of wild edible mushrooms in Khasi and Jaintia Hills

3. Survey and documentation of Epiphytes of Khasi and Jaintia Hills of Meghalaya

2 Pyndaplin Lyngdoh

1. Survey of indigenous seeds varieties of Meghalaya

2. Survey on indigenous fruits of Meghalaya

3. Survey and Documentation of Wild flowers with Horticulture potential of Khasi and Jaintia Hills

3 Baaijingkmen Nongkynrih

1. Survey of traditional health practitioners with documentation of different plants and animals used by them in Khasi and Jaintia Hills.

2. Documentation of ethnobotanically important species in Khasi and Jaintia Hills

3. Survey and Documentation of on Beetles of Khasi and Jaintia Hills of Meghalaya

4 Auphelia B. Syiem

1. Diversity, Distribution and uses of Pteridophyta Flora in the Khasi and Jaintia Hills of Meghalaya

2. Survey and Documentation on Climbers and Creepers of Khasi and Jaintia Hills of Meghalaya

5 Raja Nongkhlaw

1. Aquatic biodiversity (Macrophytes, Macro-invertebrates, fishes and amphibians) found in Khasi and jaintia hills of Meghalaya

2. Livestock Biodiversity found in Khasi and Jaintia Hills of Meghalaya

3. Survey and Documentation of Odonata found in Khasi and Jaintia Hills of Meghalaya

6 Sanggra Ch. Momin

1. Survey of tradional health practionars with documentation of different plants and animals used in Garo Hills

2. Survey and Documentation of ethnobotanically important species (wild species) in Garo Hills

3. Survey and Documentation on Tradable Bio-Resources in Garo Hills