Field Assistant, Eastern Himalaya
Kumar has been working with the Eastern Himalaya program since
2009 assisting with the phenology, hornbill nest and roost monitoring
work and various other research projects in Pakke Tiger Reserve. He is
from Balijuri village in Assam close to the border with Arunachal
Pradesh. He is extremely hardworking, knows the trees of Pakke very well
and is a keen observer in the forest. Any task assigned to him is 'Pani-ka-khel' for him.