ATREE Celebrates International Day of Biological Diversity

ATREE CERC, SD Library and Muhamma grama panchayat together observed the International Day of Biological Diversity at SD Library Hall, Muhamma on May 22nd, 2019.

DR. M. Raveendran, Scientist, JNTBGRI, Thiruvanathapuram conducted a class on conservation of biodiversity in sacred groves. A field trip to Illathukavu sacred grove was also organised where Dr. Raveendran interacted with the participants and showed them its rich biodiversity. It was followed by a discussion on the ecological importance of sacred groves. The initiative ended with a plastic cleaning drive in the sacred grove.

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