Conservation Biology and Environmental Policy

U. Prashanth Ballullaya, K.S. Reshmi, T.P. Rajesh, K. Manoj, Lowman, M., Sinu, P.A. 2019. Stakeholder motivation for the conservation of sacred groves in south India: An analysis of environmental perceptions of rural and urban neighbourhood
communities. Land Use Policy 89: 104213. (pdf)

Roshnath, R., Divakar, N. 2019. Solving species quandary: why awareness programs are pivotal in snake conservation. The Herpetological Bulletin 29: 214-218.

Lowman, M.D., Sinu P.A. (2017) Can the spiritual values of forests inspire effective conservation of tropical forests? BioScience 67: 688 – 690 (Online early: DOI:

Sinu, P. A., & Shivanna, K. R. (2016) Factors Affecting Recruitment of a Critically-Endangered Dipterocarp Species, Vateria indica in the Western Ghats, India. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, India Section B 86: 857 – 862

Sinu, P. A., Kent, S. M., & Chandrashekara, K. (2012). Forest resource use and perception of farmers on conservation of a usufruct forest (Soppinabetta) of Western Ghats, IndiaLand Use Policy 29: 702-709.

Sinu, P. A., Kuriakose, G., & Chandrashekara, K. (2011). Epiphytic orchid diversity in farmer-managed Soppinabetta forests of Western Ghats: implications for conservationCurrent Science 101: 1337-1346.