Kozhikode District

3rd Indian National Groundwater Conference (INGWC-2020), CWRDM, Kozhikode
18-20 February 2020, Kozhikode Kerala priju posted 2 years 3 months ago

Centre for Water Resources Development and Management (CWRDM) is organizing the Indian National Groundwater Conference (INGWC-2020) to discuss 'Groundwater Resources Management for Sustaina

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Kerala's groundwater contamination source revealed
A study conducted in a village in Kozhikode district of Kerala highlights the need for standards while locating wells to prevent groundwater contamination. Aarti Kelkar Khambete posted 6 years 9 months ago

Open wells are one of the most important sources of drinking water, especially in Kerala’s coastal belt. Sadly, recent studies show that as much as 70% of these have been declared unfit due to faecal contamination.

Groundwater quality in Kodiyathur village, Kerala

A view of an open well
Applications invited for the post of 'Executive Director', Centre for Water Resources Development and Management (CWRDM), Kozhikode, Kerala
CWRDM, Kozhikode, is looking for an executive director responsible for the management, administration and development of prospective plan for the institution by providing effective leadership. (not verified) posted 7 years 6 months ago

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Maharashtra reels under hail storms and unseasonal rainfall
News this month: Maharashtra faces the impact of climate change; Developing El Nino raises fear of a weak Indian monsoon; India's water crisis to worsen in the coming years, says UN. Swati Bansal posted 7 years 7 months ago

Maharashtra reels under hail storms

Unseasonal rainfall in Mumbai (Source: Wikipedia)
Climate talks end in dispute
Policy matters this week: Climate change talks at Warsaw end up in dispute, a new division for the Himalayas and NHRC issues notice to the government on pollution in the Ganga. ravleen posted 7 years 11 months ago

Money deals mar climate talks in Warsaw

Unfriendly climate at Warsaw Source: Wikipedia
Call for abstracts, International Symposium on Integrated Water Resources Management (IWRM - 2014), CWRDM, Kozhikode, Kerala
IWRM is the process of supporting the synchronized development and management of water, land and related natural resources, in order to maximize the resultant economic and social welfare sabitakaushal posted 8 years 4 months ago

Organisers

Centre for Water Resources Development and Management (CWRDM)

Venue

Kozikhode, Kerala

About the symposium

IWRM 2014
Karnataka tops the nation in managing rural drinking water scheme
Country topper in managing rural water scheme and states adopting the new version of the National Water Policy hog the limelight this week. sabitakaushal posted 8 years 7 months ago

Karnataka emerges as top performer in managing rural drinking water schemes

"Ministry of Environment & Forests held responsible for high levels of pollution in major Indian rivers" - The Resource and Information Network for the Coasts' January 2013 newsletter
"Ministry of Environment & Forests held responsible for high levels of pollution in major Indian rivers" - The Resource and Information Network for the Coasts' January 2013 newsletter Sumathi Sivam posted 8 years 10 months ago

 

The January edition of the TRINet has the following highlights:

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 (not verified) posted 8 years 11 months ago

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.

National Seminar on Mining of River Sand and its Impacts on the Environment, CWRDM, 18th & 19th February 2011, Kozhikode, Kerala
abhishek.r posted 10 years 9 months ago

Center for Water Resources Development and Management

Theme: Adverse impacts of uncontrolled sand mining in the rivers

Organizer: Center for Water Resources Development and Management (CWRDM)

Venue: Kozhikode, Kerala

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