MARVI: Securing groundwater supplies through engaging village communities
editortest posted 4 months 1 week ago

Groundwater levels across India have been falling rapidly, affecting the livelihood and wellbeing of village communities. Top-down approaches to groundwater management have not worked.

River Fish Monitoring Programme - Manual of Methodology by Kerala State Biodiversity Board
The manual from the KSBB describes in detail the field procedures to be followed in fish monitoring/measurement surveys, conducted for riverine ecological systems. reena posted 11 years 7 months ago

River Fish Monitoring Programme - Manual of Methodology by Kerala State Biodiversity BoardMeasurement of riverine biota, particularly benthic macroinvertebrates (such as crustaceans and aquatic insects) and fish, has become a widely accepted method of identifying the structural or functional integrity and the overall health of a riverine system. This manual from the Kerala State Biodiversity Board (KSBB), describes in detail the field procedures to be followed in such fish monitoring/measurement surveys, conducted for riverine ecological systems.

KSBB has taken up this manual publication effort, in the conxtet of a state-wide fish monitoring programme, that aims to survey all the 44 rivers of Kerala with the involvement of resource persons from local colleges, research institutes, experts and fisherpeople community.

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