Vinodkumar Damodar

Vinodkumar Damodar
Illegal advertisement boards pose a threat to the Kottooli wetlands in Calicut, Kerala
Vinodkumar Damodar informs of the Kottooli wetlands in Calicut, Kerala, protected by the Ministry of Environment and Forests, which are under threat
Posted on 29 Nov, 2012 10:59 AM

The Kottooli wetlands is the largest eco-patch in the Kozhikode city limits. It is interlinked with the man-made Canoly Canal which receives tidal influx from the Kallai and Korapuzha estuaries.  The wetland system has been subjected to degradation and loss of biodiversity owing to reclamation, pollution and human intervention, the CWRDM action plan highlights.