Village Biodiversity Mapping: Orientation programme for college students and school teachers
23rd to 25th July 2016
Venue: St. Aloysius College Mangalore, Karnataka
Organised by
osgeo EWRGIIIT-H

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 – Village Biodiversity Mapping
 
 
 
 
23rd July 2016 
 
 
 
9.00 am  – 9.30 am
Warmup session
9.30 am - 10.00 am
Overview of Programme-Dr. T.V.Ramachandra
10.00 am - 10.30 am
Mapping and Field Data collection - Bharath Settur
10.30 am - 11.00 am
Pollens - Dr. Rajashri Ray
11.00 am - 11.30 am
Tea
11.30 am – 12.15 am
Water quality (nutrients) Algae and prospects for bioremediation - Dr. Durga Madhab Mahapatra
12.15 pm – 1.00 pm
Macrophytes and Water quality-Sudarshan Bhat
1.00 pm – 2.00 pm
Lunch
2.00 pm - 2.30 pm
Village Biodiversity - Dr. M D Subhash Chandran
2.30 pm – 3.00 pm
Mangroves and Crabs - Dr. Prakash Mesta
3.00 pm – 3.30 pm
Seaweeds-Deepthi Hebbale
3.30 pm – 5.30 pm
Demonstration
5.30 pm
Concluding Session
24th & 25thJuly 2016
9.00 am - 6.00 pm
Field Work at Permude Village Panchayath

 

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