Location - Jharkhand
Conduct literature reviews to understand the behavior of elephants in and around the project areas and the local as well as regional habitat range of the elephants
Seek relevant information from the local forestry officials, local community people
Review the elephant related mitigation and enhancement measures recommended in the IEE and EMP and provide updates and revisions and further site specific recommendations as necessary
Provide additional recommendations for enhancement measures to be undertaken during the project implementation. (A lump sum budget for wildlife conservation has been allocated for these additional measures under the project).
Masters degree in Wildlife Biology or Biodiversity Conservation or related fields.
Minimum 5 years experience in working on interactions between wildlife and linear infrastructure projects or wildlife conservation activities within large infrastructure projects
Experience in working with international organizations/ agencies