Village Biodiversity Mapping: Orientation programme for college students and school teachers
11th August 2016
Dr. A.V.Baliga College of Arts & Science, Kumta
Organised by
osgeo EWRG

Purpose: 3rd day of Lake Symposium (Lake 2016: Conference on Conservation and Sustainable Management of Ecologically Sensitive Regions in Western Ghats [THE 10TH BIENNIAL LAKE CONFERENCE] ) is exclusively for students and teachers from Schools, Colleges and Universities.
Awards will be given for best paper presentations (category wise) during Lake 2016. Workshops are being organized to train students and teachers to take active part in ecosystem mapping, inventorying and monitoring of biodiversity in the neighborhood. Study area could be the village (student/teachers respective villages). Details are available at

DOCUMENTATION OF WATER BODIES
http://wgbis.ces.iisc.ernet.in/energy/lake2014/student-corner.php

MY VILLAGE BIODIVERSITY DOCUMENTATION
http://wgbis.ces.iisc.ernet.in/energy/stc/my_village_biodiversity/index.htm

ENVIRONMENT MONITORING IN THE NEIGHBOURHOOD [WORKBOOK]
http://wgbis.ces.iisc.ernet.in/energy/lake2014/teacher-student-corner/ETR77.pdf

Pre-Lake Workshop (11th Aug 2016)
 
 
 
 
 
 
11th August 2016
9.30 am – 10.00 am
Registration, Introduction & Welcome
10.00 am – 11.00 am
Coastal ecosystem: Overview, terrestrial plants – diversity, monitoring and conservation aspects
Dr. M.D.Subhash Chandran, EWRG
11.00 pm - 11.30 am
Soil and water monitoring
Mr. Sachin Hegde, EWRG
11.30 pm - 1.30 pm
Documentation of aquatic biodiversity (Eg:Birds, Crabs, plants, Fishing methods etc.) Dr.Prakash.Mesta, EWRG
12. 00 pm – 12.50 pm
Interaction and discussion with students & Faculty
12.50 pm - 1.00 pm
Concluding session & Vote of Thanks
Dr.G.T.Kuchinad

 

Contact,
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 - cestvr@ces.iisc.ernet.in,
energy@ces.iisc.ernet.in
web: http://ces.iisc.ernet.in/energy