Protected areas for wildlife conservation present one of the most complex issues of socio-economic and ecological dimensions as
They have often been the cause of displacement of communities dependant on forest areas. They also face myriad other pressures such as mining, quarrying, industries and more recently, from an increase in tourism activities.

India, Karnataka
Local Regions/Cities
Bandipur National Park, Bilgiri Rangaswamy Temple, Bannerghatta National Park, Rajiv Gandhi National Park, Nagarhole Tribals