This website has been set up for the Western Ghats Ecology  Expert Panel (WGEEP) constituted by the Ministry of Environment and Forestry, GOI, New Delhi. This site is intended to compile available datasets  on Western Ghats. It also provides opportunity for all those who wish to contribute to, and or comment on, the data sets through Comment (Feedback)  and Send Files ( The files would be uploaded with the contributor's name by the administrator.
We invite all interested to contribute to the website

Contact Address:

K N Ganeshaiah,
Professor and Head, Department of Forestry and Environmental Sciences, & School of Ecology and Conservation, Universtiy of Agricultural Sciences, GKVK, Bangalore 560065,
and at
Ashoka Trust for Research in Ecology and the Environment, Royal Enclave, Srirampura, Jakkur Post
Bangalore 560 064, India
Ph: 91 80 23636276

Send Files

Please send your related files to the following e-mail address:, (Note: your files will be uploaded with your "Name").