Aparajita Datta

Scientist, Eastern Himalaya

PhD

Aparajita has been involved in research and conservation in Arunachal Pradesh since 1995 and a primary focus of her work has been on hornbills. Her main interests include plant–animal interactions in rainforests, understanding anthropogenic effects on wildlife, and engaging with tribal communities for conservation.

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Variability in gut passage times for Asian hornbills

Dataset

2019

Data from: Large frugivores matter: insights from network and seed dispersal effectiveness approaches

Journal Article

2019

Large frugivores matter: insights from network and seed dispersal effectiveness approaches

Dataset

2019

Variability in gut passage time of Asian hornbills

Journal Article

2019

How far do Asian forest hornbills disperse seeds?

Dataset

2016

Data from: Spatial and temporal variation in hornbill densities in Namdapha Tiger Reserve, Arunachal Pradesh, north-east India

Dataset

2016

Data from: Field to a forest: patterns of forest recovery following shifting cultivation in the eastern Himalaya. Dryad Digital Repository.

Report

2014

Hornbill Nest Adoption Programme- 2014 breeding season

Book Chapter

2013

Arunachal macaque Macaca munzala (Sinha, Datta, Madhusudan and Mishra 2005)

Journal Article

2013

Spatial and temporal variation in hornbill densities in Namdapha Tiger Reserve, Arunachal Pradesh, north-east India

Journal Article

2013

Phenology, seed dispersal and regeneration patterns of Horsfieldia kingii, a rare wild nutmeg

Popular Article

2012

A tree hole for a home

Popular Article

2012

Hornbills: farmers of our forests

Popular Article

2012

The curious case of the worm

Report

2011

Linking rural energy and nature conservation in a tribal village in Arunachal Pradesh

Journal Article

2008

Diversity, abundance and conservation status of small carnivores in two Protected Areas in Arunachal Pradesh. 

Journal Article

2008

Molecular evidence for the occurrence of the leaf deer Muntiacus putaoensis in Arunachal Pradesh, north-east India. 

Popular Article

2008

Eastern Promises

Popular Article

2006

Making headway: Lisus, Namdapha officials 'talk' in Arunachal.

Journal Article

2005

Macaca munzala: A New Species from Western Arunachal Pradesh, Northeastern India

Popular Article

2005

Fading fauna, forgotten people. 

Journal Article

2004

Nest site selection and nesting success of hornbills in Arunachal Pradesh, north-east India. 

Journal Article

2003

Discovery of the leaf deer Muntiacus putaoensis in Arunachal Pradesh: an addition to the large mammals of India.

Brochure: Hornbills of North Bengal

Hornbill Nest Adoption Program - 2019 Breeding Season

How Hornbills Breed: Oriental Pied Hornbill

How Hornbills Breed: Brown Hornbill

How Hornbills Breed: Rufous-necked Hornbill