Suhas M. Waingankar

Vasundhara Mitra

He completed his M.Com, Environment Education from Shivaji University and Diploma in Environment course- WWF.

PROJECTS: 1) Vulture advocacy program organized by BNHS in North Western Ghats and Konkan region 2) large Mammals Distribution of Northern Western Ghats by NCF Bangaluru & MOEF 3) Wild Edible Fruits status survey conducted by Environment Dept. of Maharashtra Govt.

Worked in Centre for Environment Education Pune as Project Officer in Western Ghats Eco Club in Northern Western Ghat, WWF Kolhapur Division as Assistant Education Officer, and other several projects as a consultants for eco gardens & farms from Goa & Maharashtra, Set up more than 18 butterfly Gardens in Goa, Karnataka, Maharashtra and Jharkhand. Technical consultant for Sahyadri Devari A green Maharashtra Project drive initiative by Eminent Film Actor Sayaji Shinde.

HONOURS Honored by Marathi Vidnyan Ajara, Jessie India Goa, Wildlife Division, Rashtra Kala Academy Pune, Giants Group, Swayam siddha Prerna dut Award for environment education, awareness in school & colleges, plantation, conservation of flora & fauna. He published more than 55 popular articles on Wildlife and Environment in Newpapers and periodicals. Co-author of Books on 1) Biodiversity of Sindhudurg District Published by Forest Dept. 2) Wild Vegetables and Edible plants in Satara (Award Organization).