About

Eastern Ghats Wildlife Society (EGWS) is a non-profit organization which promotes community-based wildlife conservation in the Eastern Ghats region of South India through education, conservation-oriented research, public participation, institutional capacity building and sustainable development. It is registered under the Andhra Pradesh Societies Registration Act, 2001 with a vision to conserve the biodiversity of  Eastern Ghats through harmonizing public with nature.

Our key work areas include

  • Wildlife and biodiversity surveys
  • Wildlife conservation education and public awareness programs
  • Facilitate citizen science projects to encourage participatory approach for conservation
  • Human-wildlife conflict management
  • Engaging local communities in protection of wild habitats
  • Create a win-win setting for both people and wildlife to ensure the long-term survival of flora and fauna of Eastern Ghats.