Workshop on Terrestrial Ecosystems
11th to 12th May 2016
V S Acharya Auditorium, Alva's College, Moodabdri
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

Workshop Schedule – Terrestrial  Ecosystems
 
 
 
 
11th May 2016 
 
 
 
9.00 am  – 11.00 am
Terrestrial Plants – Diversity, Monitoring and Conservation Aspects - M D Subash Chandran
11.00 am - 11.30 am
Tea
11.30 am – 12.30 pm
Mapping Natural resources (at Village level) Prakash Mesta
12.30 pm – 1.30 pm
Inventorying, mapping of terrestrial biodiversity - Akhil,
Vishnu D. Mukri
1.30 pm – 2.30 pm
Lunch
2.30 pm - 3.30 pm
Mapping using Q GIS - Prakash Mesta
3.30 pm – 4.00 pm
GPS - Akhil
4.00 pm – 4.30 pm
Tea
4.30 pm – 6.30 pm
Interactive session with the participants
12th May 2016
9.00 am - 6.00 pm
Demonstration in nearby forests

 

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