Asian Nature Conservation Foundation:
- It was established in 1997 as a charitable trust.
- It has its headquarters at the Innovation Centre office of the Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore.
- It is a small group of conservation scientists, planners, information managers and administrators working together to support the conservation of biological diversity in India.
- It is actively involved in the conservation of the Asian Elephant, considered to be a keystone species in the biologically rich forests of South and Southeast Asia.