Workshop on Role of Students in “Coastal Ecosystem Management”
13thJanuary 2016
Venue: Government High School, Vannalli, Kumta, Uttara Kannada District
Organised by
Energy & Wetlands Research Group, Centre for Ecological Sciences, Indian Institute of Science, Field Station, Kumta 581 343, India
T.V. Ramachandra,
M D Subhash Chandran (
Prakash N Mesta (

 13th January 2016
3:00 - 3:10 PM
Welcome song by School Students, Government High School, Vannalli
3:10 - 3:15 PM
Introduction of delegates from EWRG, by School Teacher & Inuaguration
3:15 - 3:30 PM
Keynote speech: Introduction and purpose of the workshop
by Dr.T.V.Ramachandra
3:30 - 4:00 PM
Role of Crabs in Coastal Ecosystem by
by Mr. Ganesh Shet
4:00 - 4:30 PM
Seaweed discription, habitat, uses, importance, process involved in biofuel production, global warming impacts and environment protection
by Ms. Deepthi Hebbale
4:30 - 5:15 PM
Understanding of coastal ecosystems, importance of sustainable fishery & role of students in coastal protection - by Dr. Prakash Mesta
5:15 - 5:30 PM
Global warming, Fish preservation and Environment protection
By, Dr. M.D.Subhash Chandran
5:30 - 5:45 PM
Sharing his experience Shri. Ganesh Naik, Headmaster, Govt. School, Vanalli
5:45 - 6:00 PM
Concluding Session & Vote of Thanks by the School Administration by Smt.Veena.M.Naik

T.V. Ramachandra
Energy & Wetlands Research Group
Centre for Ecological Sciences,
Indian Institute of Science,
Bangalore 560 012, India
Phone- 080-22933503 extn 107
Email -,
Dr. M.D.Subash Chandran,
Centre for Ecological Sciences Field Station, Indian Institue of Science, No 679/II, Viveknagar, Kumta- 581343,
Phone:(08386)223426, Mobile:9342470560 (Dr.Prakash Mesta), e-mail: