Our Academy for Conservation Science and Sustainability Studies provides applied and interdisciplinary education in conservation and sustainability studies to the next generation of environmental leaders.
Our research provides policy coherence, interdisciplinary knowledge, and strong institutional frameworks to achieve environmental and social goals.
As a unique knowledge generator, ATREE engages at the grassroots level to implement environmental and sustainability interventions and also disseminates knowledge to the masses.


ATREE announces Dr. Balaram, Former Director of IISc as it’s new Chairperson

The Ashoka Trust for Research in Ecology and the Environment (ATREE) announced the appointment of  Dr. Balaram, current... Read more

Madras High Court asks state to consider plea to restrict human activity in tiger reserve

The Madurai Bench of Madras High Court recently directed the State environment and forest department and Tirunelveli... Read more


Wainganga basin: Strengths ignored & Weaknesses misunderstood

In the first article of the three-part Wainganga River Basin series, we introduced you to various geographical,... Read more

Water Pollution in Rural India: Field Notes from Karnataka’s S.M. Gollahalli

We visited SM Gollahalli in Bengaluru Rural district to understand how wastewater is managed and whether villagers... Read more