Workshop on Wetland Ecosystems
12th to 14th 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 – Wetland Ecosystems (12-14th May 2016)
9.00 am – 11.00 am
Algae – diversity: Insights
Durga Madhab Mahapatra
 
11.00 pm - 11.30 am
Tea
 
 
 
12th May 2016  
 
11.30 pm - 1.30 pm
Water quality monitoring: need
Physical  and chemical parameters:
Asulabha and Sincy
1.30 pm – 2.30 pm
Lunch
2.30 pm - 3.30 pm
Macrophytes in aquatic ecosystems – Sudarshan Bhat
3.30 pm– 4.00 pm
Zooplankton - Sincy
4.00 pm – 4.30 pm
Tea
4.30 pm – 6.30 pm
Soil nutrients assessment – Sachin Hegde
 
 
 
 
 
 
 13th May 2016
9.00 am - 11.00 am
Avian diversity –  Harish R Bhat
11.00 am – 11.30 am
Tea
11.30 am - 1.30 pm
Water quality monitoring 
- Asulabha,  Sincy,  Sudarshan Bhat (demo)
1.30 pm - 2.30 pm
Lunch
2.30 pm – 4.00 pm
Identification of Algae
– Durga Madhab Mahapatra
4.00 pm - 4.30 pm
Tea
4.30 pm – 5.30 pm
Identification of  Macrophytes
– Sudarshan Bhat

Identification of Zooplanktons
  • Sincy
5.30 pm - 6.30 pm
Catchment Mapping and hydrology – Vinay
14th May 2016
9.00 pm – 4.30 pm
Field Research – nearby water body

 

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