The report has four sections. The first section describes the general features of the study area and its socioeconomic base. The second section deals with the ecosystems and poverty along the corridor. The third section discusses the ongoing desakota phenomenon. At the end of the report, the authors present existing gaps in dealing with poverty and ecosystem services within the climate change scenario in the desakota region, and resulting research questions.
Final Report Desakota, Part II F3. Case Study - From Mustang to Gorakhpur: The Central Himalayan Desakota Corridor.