Eco-hydrological Surveys and Livelihood Analysis in Koshi Tappu
Wildfowl & Wetlands Trust
Koshi Tappu, Nepal
The aim of the work was to describe waterbody hydrological, habitat, ecological and livelihood characteristics to inform the following:
- Identification of physical waterbody characteristics that are potential barriers to local natural resource users obtaining sustainable livelihoods from buffer zone wetlands;
- Wetland management for sustainable livelihood guidelines; and
- A sustainable fisheries management plan.