Workshop on Role of Students in “Coastal Ecosystem Management”
9thJanuary 2016
Venue: Lokanath High School, Gudkagal, 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 (

 9th January 2016
10:00 - 10:30 AM
Welcome to delegates from EWRG,
By Principal, Lokanath High Schoool, Gudkagal, Kumta
10:30 - 10:40 AM
Welcome Song, by School Students & Lighting the lamp by the Delegates
10:40 - 10:50 AM
Introduction on the history of Aghanashini Estuary
by President, Loknath High School
10:50 - 10:55 AM
 Introduction & purpose of the workshop
by Dr. M D Subhash Chandran
10:55 - 11:00 AM
Concluding Session & Vote of Thanks by the School Administration
11:00 - 11:30 AM
Role of Crabs in Coastal Ecosystem by
Mr. Ganesh Shet
11:30 - 12:00 PM
Harmful Algal bloom in Coastal Ecosystem
Ms. Deepthi Hebbale
12:00 - 1:00 PM
 By, Dr. M.D.Subhash Chandran
  1. Understanding of coastal ecosystems
  2. Impact of climate change on coastal ecosystems
  3. Green walls for coastal protection
  4. On the importance of sustainable fishery
  5. Role of stidents in coastal protection
1:00 - 2:00 PM
Lunch break

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: