World Wetlands Day 2017
(ವಿಶ್ವ ಜೌಗು ಪ್ರದೇಶಗಳ ದಿನಾಚರಣೆ ೨೦೧೭ )
2nd February 2017
Venue: Kumta, Uttara Kannada District
 
 

world wetlands day 2017
Programme Schedule
9.30am to 10.00 am
Registration
 
(Master of ceremony: Deepthi Hebbale)
10.00 am to 11.30 am
Welcome & introduction of guests
 
Inauguration (DCF, Honnavar Forest Division)
 
Inaugural address
 
Key note address:  TVR
 
Vote of thanks
 
Tea break
11.30 am – 1.30 pm
Technical session I : Status and conservation of forest wetlands (streams, springs, swamps, rivers)
 
Chair person:
 
  1. Riparian vegetation and its conservation importance; DCF Honnavar Forest Division; GR Rao
 
  1. Sacred grove and water conservation – Vinay; MDS
1.30 pm -2.15 pm
                                            Lunch
 
Technical session II : Coastal wetlands (swamps, marshes, mudflats, estuary proper, gazni fields)
 
Chair person
2.15 pm -2.45 pm
  1. Status of coastal wetlands in Uttara Kannada-PNM & team
2.45 pm – 3.15 pm
  1. Integrated approach towards wetland conservation- MDS
3.15 pm – 3.45 pm
        3.   Carbon sequestration in coastal wetlands - Sachin
4.00 pm-5.00pm
Discussion and recommendations

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