Profiting from sustainable farming
Sustainable agro-ecological farming is one way to overcome the limitations of conventional farming. Green College shows us how to do it. Amita Bhaduri posted 3 years 11 months ago

Pitidri is a nondescript village that dots the rainshadow area of Purulia district in West Bengal. Droughts are common here even when the area is endowed with above average rainfall of over 1300 mm a year. Until some time ago, Urmila Mahato, a 42-year-old farmer from Pitidri had been struggling to ensure her family’s food security.

Urmila Mahato at her farm.
Centre allocates Rs.133 crore to conserve 115 wetlands
Policy matters this week Swati Bansal posted 7 years 5 months ago

Centre identifies 115 wetlands for conservation and management

Maguri Beel (wetland) in Assam
Farmers in Purulia village learn to weld RTI power
A website to log the RTI success stories of Purulia villagers to gain information about the workings of government agencies in matters that directly affect their daily lives arun posted 12 years ago

 

Water conservation in industry - A case study of ACC Damodhar Cement Works Limited
This presentation describes the work of ACC Damodhar Cement Works Limited, in conserving water in its industrial processes. reena posted 12 years 2 months ago

This work that included domestic waste-water recycling, reduction in river water usage, and by close circuiting of process water.won the 

Landuse and groundwater relationship using an integrated remote sensing and GIS approach- a study in Darakeshwar, West Bengal
The study aims at developing an integrated remote sensing and GIS technique to evaluate landuse and groundwater hydrology relationship and to identify factors influencing this relationship rajshekar posted 12 years 7 months ago

This paper from the

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