Vidya Athreya (Pune)

Wildlife Biologist in charge of the project

Eknath Ghule (Akole)

Local farmer who assists us and also provides the much needed local interpretation of the conflict situation

Akshaya Mane (Kolhapur)

She is the researcher on the project.

Government Officials

Local Forest Department of Nashik, Ahmednagar and Akole.

Abijit Kulkarni (Solapur)

Aniruddha Belsare

Veterinarian, Graduate Research Fellow, University of Missouri, Columbia MO 65211. USA

Karabi Deka

Veterinarian, Guwahati, Assam

Kiran Rahalkar

MSc Wildlife Biology, Nashik

Dr. K. Ullas Karanth

Centre for Wildlife Studies, Bangalore

Dr. R. Sukumar

Centre for Ecological Sciences, Asian Nature Conservation Foundation, Bangalore

Dr. J.D.C. Linnell

Norwegian Institute for Nature Research, Norway

Dr. M. Odden

Hedmark University College, Norway