Dr.Vijaya Kumara
M.Sc., Ph.D
Assistant Professor
Department of Wildlife and Management
vk@kuvempu.ac.in

 
           

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  • Area Of Research

               
    SL # Topic
    1 Wetland Ecology, Habitat Ecology, Wildlife Conservation


    Journals Publications

               
    SL # Authors Title Impact Factor Publisher Year
    1 Raghavendra Gowda, H.T and Vijaya Kumara Species composition and seasonal fluctuation of zooplankton in Koramagudda kere, Lakkavalli range of Bhadra Wildlife sanctuary, Karnataka, India 5.42 International journal of life sciences 2017
    2 Raghavendra Gowda, H.T and Vijaya Kumara Phytoplankton diversity and seasonal variations of Koramagudda kere, Lakkavalli range of Bhadra Wildlife sanctuary, Karnataka, India 2.91 Global journal of current research 2017
    3 Raghavendra Gowda, H.T, Vijaya Kumara and Shraddhavadgama Preliminary assessment of population, species variation and habitat preference of some insects in Kuvempu University campus, India 2.91 Global journal of current research 2017
    4 Raghavendra Gowda, H.T and Vijaya Kumara Seasonal variations of physico chemical characteristics of water in Koramagudda lake, Lakkavalli range of Bhadra Wildlife sanctuary, Mid-western ghat region, India, 5.79 International journal of basic and applied sciences 2017
    5 Raghavendra Gowda, H.T and Vijaya Kumara Physico chemical properties of wetland soils in Lakkavalli range of Bhadra Wildlife sanctuary, Karnataka, India, 5.41 International journal of Environmnetal Sciences 2017
    6 Vinayaka, K.S., Pramod, A.F., Vijaya Kumara and Prashith Kekuda, T.R. Vegetation analysis of Ammanaghatta Sacred forest of central western Ghats, Karnatka 0.6 International Journal of Life Sciences Leaflets 2016
    7 Vijaya Kumar.K.M and Vijaya Kumara Diversity and distribution of mangroves of Kundapura, Udupi district, Karnataka, southwest coast of India 0.5 International journal of Environment sciences 2015
    8 Vijaya Kumar.K.M and Vijaya Kumara Species diversity of birds in mangroves of Kundapura, Udupi District, Karnataka, Southwest Coast of India 2.5 Journal of forestry Research, Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2014
    9 Vijaya Kumar.K.M and Vijaya Kumara Physico-Chemical Analysis of Water Quality Of Kundapura Mangrove Forest, Karnataka, India 0.5 Global Journal of Biology, Agriculture and health sciences 2013
    10 Prashanth P.K.M, Vijaya Kumara and A.F. Pramodh Estimation of Indian Bison, Bos gaurus in varied forests of the Mookambika Wildlife Sanctuary, Western Ghats, Karnataka, India 0.5 Current Biotica 2013
    11 Raghunatah Reddy K.R and Vijaya Kumara Characterization of estrogenic endocrine disrupters in sewage effluent fed water Bodies in Bengaluru, Karnataka, India 2.8 Global R J Pharm Sci 2013
    12 Raghunatah Reddy K.R and Vijaya Kumara Behavioural and Respiratory Responses of the Mozambique Tilapia (Oreochromis mossambicus) under Sublethal 17?-Ethynylestradiol Exposure, 2.6 International Journal of Pharmaceutical 2013
    13 Prashanth P.K.M, Vijaya Kumara and A.F. Pramodh Man - Animal conflicts in protected areas, a case study of Gaur, Bos Gaurus H Smith from the Mookambika wildlife sanctuary, Kollur, Karnataka, India 0.5 Int.J.Curr.Microbiol.App.Sci 2013
    14 Prashanth P.K.M, Vijaya Kumara and S Thirumala Quality of the food and diet composition in Indian Bison (Bos gaurus) based on fecal analysis in Mookambika wild life sanctuary, Karnataka 0.5 Int J Appl Sci Biotechnol, 2013
    15 Vijaya Kumar.K.M and Vijaya Kumara Physico-Chemical Analysis of Water Quality of Kundapura Mangrove Forest, Karnataka, India 1.5 Global Journal of Biology, Agriculture and Health Sciences 2013
    16 Jagadeeshappa K.C and Vijaya Kumara Influence of physico-chemical parameters on the diversity of plankton species in wetlands of Tiptur taluk, Tumkur dist, Karnataka State, India 1.3 Carib.J.Sci Tech 2013
    17 Jagadeeshappa K.C and Vijaya Kumara Seasonal variation of physico-chemical parameters of water in Vignasanthe wetland of Tiptur taluk, Tumkur dist, Karnataka 0.45 Journal of Nature Environment and Pollution technology 2013
    18 Pramod A.F, Vijaya Kumara and Raghavendra Gowda H.T, Encounter rate of large mammals in Thanigebyle range of Bhadra wildlife sanctuary, Karnataka 0.5 International Multidisciplinary Research Journal 2012
    19 Vijaya Kumar.K.M and Vijaya Kumara Diversity of true mangroves and their associates in the Kundapura region, Udupi district, Karnataka, Southwest coast of India. 0.5 Current Botany 2012
    20 Vijaya Kumara, Pramod, A.F. and Raghavendra Gowda, H.T Exploration of Floristic diversity of Hogarekhangiri – A biodiversity Heritage site of Western ghats, Karnataka, 0 Kuvempu University Science Journal 2012
    21 Vijaya Kumara and Vijaya Kumara K.M. Evaluation of water quality of mangrove ecosystems of Kundapura, Udupi district, Karnataka, Southwest coast of India. 0.4 Journal of Ecobiotechnology 2011
    22 Vijaya Kumar, K.M. and Vijaya Kumara. Avifaunal diversity of mangrove ecosystem, Kundapura, Udupi district, Karnataka, India 0.5 Recent Research in Science and Technology, 2011
    23 Jagadeshappa, K .C, Vijaya Kumara, Raghavendra Gowda, H.T., and Pramod, A. F. Seasonal Variation of Physico-Chemical Characteristics of Water in Two Wetlands of Tiptur Taluk, Karnataka 0 Recent Research in Science and Technology 2011
    24 Kadabagere R Shrinivas and Vijaya Kumara Avifauna distribution in the shoal-forests of Baba Budan Hills, Chikkamagalur, Karnataka, India 1.5 Journal of Biodiversity and Environmental Sciences 2011
    25 Raghavendra Gowda, H.T., Vijaya Kumara, Pramod.A.F and Hosetti, B.B. Butterfly diversity, seasonality and status in Lakkavalli range of Bhadra wildlife sanctuary, Karnataka 0.5 World Journal of Science and Technology 2011
    26 Pramodh, A.F. and Vijaya Kumara Seasonal Variation of Physico-chemical characteristics of water in wetlands of Bhadra Wildlife Sanctuary, Karnataka 1.8 Journal of Ecology and Fisheries 2011
    27 Pramodh, A.F., Vijaya Kumara, and Raghavendra Gowda H.T. A Study on physico-chemical characteristics of water in wetlands of Hebbe Range in Bhadra Wildlife Sanctuary, Mid Westernghat Region, India 0.5 Journal of Experimental Sciences 2011
    28 Vijaya Kumara, Raghavendra Gowda, H.T and Pramodh, A.F. Diversity and dominance of flora around wetlands in Lakkavalli range of Bhadra Wildlife Sanctuary, Karnataka 0.5 International Multidisciplinary Research Journal 2011
    29 Vijaya Kumara, Narayana J. and Puttaiah, E.T. “Ground water quality Status of Bhadravathi town, Karnataka State” 0 Kuvempu University Science Journal. 2011
    30 Raghavendra Gowda and Vijaya Kumara. Overview of some wetlands in the Lakkavalli Range of Bhadra Wildlife Sanctuary, Mid Western Ghat Region, Karnataka: Threats, Management and Conservation issues, Functional Plant Science and Biotechnol 0.5 Global Science Books, Japan 2009
    31 Kiran, B.R. Vijaya Kumara and Puttaiah, E.T Medicinal Plants used for beauty treatment in Bhadravathi taluk of Karnataka 1.5 My forest 2009
    32 Jai Prakash,N., Vijaya Kumara and Puttaiah, E.T. Fluoride and chloride distribution in ground waters of Magadi taluk, Bangalore rural district 2.5 J.Ecotoxicol.Environ.Monit 2009
    33 Jai Prakash, N., Vijaya Kumara and Puttaiah E.T., Nitrate Contamination in ground waters of Magadi Taluk, Near Bangalore 1.5 J. Ecobiol. 2008
    34 Vijaya Kumara, B.R.Kiran, S. Raghavendra and Puttaiah, E.T. Plant Diversity in Bhadravathi region of Karnataka, India. 0.5 Internat. J. Plant Sci. 2008
    35 Jai Prakash, N., Vijaya Kumara, Satish N.S. and Puttaiah E.T., Bacteriological status of ground water quality of Chikmagalur area, Karnataka 1.3 J. Aqua. Biol., 2007
    36 Vijaya Kumara, Jai Prakash, N., Harish Babu K. Narayana J. and Puttaiah, E.T. Subsurface water quality in and around Bhadravathi Town, Karnataka State. 0 Environment 2007
    37 Vijaya Kumara, Harish Babu, K., Kiran.B.R, Jai Prakash, N. and Puttaiah, E.T. Biotic diversity in Hosur tank near Bhadravathi town, Karnataka. 0 Kuvempu University Science Journal 2007
    38 Vijaya Kumara, Thirumala, S., Kiran, B.R., Puttaiah, E.T., and Harish Babu, K. Zooplankton Diversity and its relationship with physico-chemical parameters in Ayyanakere Lake of Western Ghats. India 0.4 Journal of Zoology 2007
    39 Jaiprakash, N., Vijaya Kumara, and Puttaiah E.T. Fluoride distribution in groundwaters of Magadi taluk, Bangalore, rural district of Karnataka 0.5 Current Sciences 2007
    40 Vijaya Kumara, Anil N Patel, Kiran, B.R. and Puttaiah, E.T. Biotic Diversity in Jannapura Tank near Bhadravathi town, Karnataka, 0 Environment 2007
    41 Jaiprakash, N., Vijaya Kumara, and Puttaiah, E.T. Assessment of ground water quality of Magadi taluk, Bangalore rural district, 2.5 I.J. Environmental protection 2007
    42 Jaiprakash, N., Harish Babu, K., Vijaya Kumara, and Puttaiah, E.T., Physico chemical characteristics of ground water quality in vicinity of Tarikere, Chikmagalore (Dist), Karnataka State, 0.5 Ecol. Env. 2007
    43 Jai Prakash, N., Vijaya Kumara, , and Puttaiah, E.T. Sub-surface water quality of Magadi taluk, Near Bangalore. 0 Kuvempu University Science Journal, 2006
    44 Devidas Kamath, Vijaya Kumara, Kiran B.R. and Puttaiah, E.T. Diversity of phytoplankton in Santhekadur tank in Shimoga district, Karnataka 0.5 Journal of Environment and Ecology 2006
    45 Harish Babu, K., Puttaiah E.T. and Vijaya Kumara. Trace metal concentration in ground water of Tarikere taluk, 2.5 J. Environmental protection 2006
    46 Satish N.S., Vijaya Kumara and Puttaiah, E.T. “Fluoride estimation in groundwater of Chikmagalur area of Karnataka, 0.5 Jr. of Industrial pollution control 2006
    47 Kiran, B.R., Anil N Patel, Vijaya Kumara and Puttaiah E.T. Aquatic macrophytes in Fish culture ponds at Bhadra Fish Farm, Karnataka, 1.3 J.Aqua. Biol., 2006
    48 Shashi Shekhar, T.R., Harish Babu, K., Vijaya Kumara and Puttaiah, E.T. “Effect of fluoride level in drinking water and socioeconomic status on the prevalence of flurosis in Mundargi taluk, 2.5 IJEP 2006
    49 Harish Babu, K., Puttaiah, E.T. and Vijaya Kumara. “Ground water quality of Tarikere Town, Karnataka State” 0.5 J. Liv. World, 2006
    50 Devidas Kamath, Vijaya Kumara, Kiran B.R., Tirumala, S and Puttaiah E.T. “Phytoplankton for biomonitoring of organic pollution in two tanks of Shimoga district, Karnataka” 0.5 Journal of Aquatic Biology, Hyderabad, 2006
    51 Thirumala, S., Kiran, B.R., Puttaiah, E.T., Vijaya Kumara and Shashi Shekhar, T.R. “Hydro-chemical characteristics of Ayyanakere lake near Western Ghats of Chikmagalore , Karnataka” 0.5 Journal of Aquatic Biology, Hyderabad, 2006
    52 Harish Babu, K., Puttaiah, E.T., Vijaya Kumara, Sunil Kumar S.and Tirumala, S. “Assessment of water quality with emphasis on nitrate and nitrite levels in subsurface waters of Tarikere town in Karnataka State” 0.5 Nature, Environment and pollution technology, 2006
    53 Devidas Kamath, Puttaiah, E.T., Kiran, B.R. and Vijaya Kumara Status of water quality in Ayanur tank, Near Shimoga district, Karnataka 0.5 Nature, Environment and pollution technology, 2006
    54 Harish Babu, K, Puttaiah E.T., Vijaya Kumara and Tirumala, S. “Status of drinking water quality in Tarikere taluk with special reference to fluoride concentration” 0.5 Nature, Environment and pollution technology 2006
    55 Harish Babu, K., Vijaya Kumara and Puttaiah E.T. “Physico –chemical characteristics of ground water at Tarikere, Karnataka, 0.5 Journal of Environmental toxicology and Environ. monitoring, Palani, Tamilnadu 2006
    56 Sunil Kumar, S., Puttaiah, E.T., Manjappa, S., Prakash Naik and Vijay Kumar. Water quality assessment of River Tunga, Karnataka, 0.5 Journal of Environment and Ecology 2006
    57 Sathisha, N.S. Vijaya Kumara and Puttaiah, E.T. “Physico-Chemical Properties of Ground waters in and around Chikmagalur taluk, Karnataka State”, 0.5 Environment and Ecology, 2005
    58 Vijaya Kumara, Narayana, J., Puttaiah E.T. and Harish Babu, K. “Assessment of surface and subsurface water of Bhadra river basin near Bhadravathi town, Bhadravathi, Karnataka, 0.5 Journal of Ecotoxicol. Environ. Monit, Palani paramount publications, Tamilnadu 2005
    59 Harish Babu, K., Puttaiah, E.T., Vijaya Kumara and Shashi Shekhar, T.R. “Evolution of Ground water quality in Tarikere Taluk” 2.5 IJEP 2004
    60 Vijaya Kumara, Narayana J. and Puttaiah, E.T., “Evaluation of Ground water quality in urban and rural regions of Bhadravathi taluk, Shimoga district (Karnataka)” 0 Kuvempu University Science journal. 2002
    61 Vijaya Kumara, Narayana J., and Puttaiah, E.T. “Assessment of Ground water quality of Bhadravathi town, Karnataka”, 0.5 International Journal of Geobios. 2002
    62 Kiran B.R, Vijaya Kumara, Shanmukha, D and Puttaiah, E.T. “Preliminary investigation on phytoplanktonic composition in Jannapura pond near Bhadravathi, Karnataka state, 0.5 International Journal of Geobios, 2002

    Books

    SL # Authors Title Publisher Year
    1 Raghavendra Gowda and Vijaya Kumara. Line transact method for estimating encounter rate of large mammals in a dry deciduous forest of Lakkavalli range of Bhadra wildlife sanctuary, Karnataka, Bioremediation, Biodiversity and Bioavailabil Global Science Books, Japan 2009
                           

    Book Chapters

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    Conferences

    SL # Authors Title Organizer Year
    1 Vijaya Kumara and M.N. Divya Studies on physicochemical characteristics and diversity of plankton in selected perennial wetlands of Chikmagalur district, Karnataka, International symposium on Biodiversity, Agriculture, Environment and Forestry11-12 December, 2015,O 2015
    2 Shrinivas, K and Vijaya Kumara Distribution of avifauna diversity in the shoal forest-grassland complex of Baba Budan hills, Chikmagalur, Karnataka, India, Proceedings of the First international conference on Indian Ornithology , Sacon, Coimbatore, India 2011
    3 Vijaya Kumara and Pramod, A.F. Seasonal variation of physico-chemical characteristics of water in wetlands of Bhadra Wildlife Sanctuary, Proceedings of the International Conference on Water, Plumbing, Sanitation and Health: Issues and ch 2010
    4 Raghavendra Gowda, H.T. and Vijaya Kumara. A survey of Phytoplankton taxa from two types of wetlands in Lakkavali Range of Bhadra Wildlife Sanctuary, Karnataka, Proc. of International Conference on Sustainable Agriculture, CMS College, Kottayam, Kerala, 2008
               

    Articles

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  • Research Projects

               
    SL # Title Funding Agency Co-Investigator Amount status
    1 “Ecological studies on wetland ecosystem of Bhadra wildlife sanctuary, Mid Western Ghat region, Karnataka” UGC, New Delhi - 9400000 completed
    2 “Ecological Studies on some wetlands of Bhadra wildlife Sanctuary ” Kuvempu University - 38000 completed
    3 Peoples Biodiversity Registers of Grampachayaths of Bhadravathi taluk, Karnataka Karnataka Biodiversity Board - 600000 completed
  • Awards

               
    SL # Award Name Award For Organization Year
  • Patents

               
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  • Research Scholars

               
    SL # Name Title Research Type
    1 Sri.Thammaiah C.K “Human –elephant conflict in coffee based agroforestry ecosystem of Kodagu district, Karnataka” Ph.D.
    2 Miss. Asha B.S Ecological studies on four-horned Antelope ( Tetracerus quadricornis) At Rangayyanadurga Wildlife Sanctuary, Karnataka. Ph.D.
    3 Mrs. Ashwini, R Studies on avifauna as bioindicators of forest habitat at Bannerghatta National Park, Bengaluru Ph.D.
    4 Sanjay Gubbi Ecology and conservation of leopards in protected and multiple use forests in Karnataka Ph.D.
    5 Mr. Srinivas K.R Studies on ecology and conservation strategies of Malabar pied Hornbill Anthracoceros coronatus (boddaert) in the Western Ghats region of Karnataka State Ph.D.
  • Research Alumni

               
    SL # Name Title of Thesis Research Type Year Address Email Id
    1 Mr. Prashantha, P.K. M Studies on conservation status and habitat use of Indian Bison (Bos gaurus) In Mookambika Wildlife Sanctuary, Western Ghats, India. Ph.D. 2016 Assistant conservator of forests, Karnataka state forest Department, Bangalore prashanth_pkm@rediffmail.com
    2 Mr. Vijaya Kumar, K.M Ecological Studies on Mangroves of Kundapura with special reference to Avifauna Ph.D. 2015 Assistant Professor, Dept. of Zoology, Bandarkaras first grade college, Kundapura vijay.kshalli@gmail.com
    3 Mr. K. R. Raghunatha Reddy Impact of steroid hormone residues on common carp (Cyprinus carpio Linn) Ph.D. 2015 Bioneeds, Tumkur reddyrrc@rediffmail.com
    4 Sri. K.C. Jagadeeshappa Studies on wetlands of Tiptur taluk with special reference to water and sediment quality Ph.D. 2014 Assosiate Professor, Dept. of Chemsitry, Kalpataru First Grade College Tiptur, Tiptur jagadeeshappakc@gmail.com
    5 Mr. Pramodh, A.F “Studies on the wetlands of Bhadra Wildlife Sanctuary” Ph.D. 2013 Guest Faculty, Dept. of Wildlife and Managment, Kuvempu University, Shankaraghatta - 577 451 pramodambrose@gmail.com
    6 Mr. Raghavendra Gowda,H.T. Ecobiological studies on some selected wetlands in Lakkavalli range of Bhadra Wildlife Sanctuary Ph.D. 2010 Guest Faculty, Dept. of Wildlife and Managment, Kuvempu University, Shankaraghatta - 577 451 raghuwlm5380@rediffmail.com