Environmental Sciences and Ecology: Current Research
[ ISSN : 2833-0811 ]

Effectiveness of Sacred Groves for Biodiversity Conservation

Review Article
Volume 2 - Issue 2

Uday Kumar Sen* and Ram Kumar Bhakat

Published : January 26, 2021


Sacred groves have survived without human intervention for a very long time, and are thus of anthropological, cultural, economic and ecological value. In highly degraded habitats and farmlands, the groves are the only intact trees. The paper addresses the effectiveness of traditional strategies as an instrument for the conservation of species and habitats and calls for a comprehensive assessment of indigenous conservation systems and the promotion of those systems that have the potential to increase efforts to conserve biodiversity in the world