Western Coastal Plains
Bengaluru, September 24 (India Science Wire): The Indian coastline is home to an ancient and diverse coral reef system that provides natural habitat for diverse marine underwater ecosystem.
Cyclone Ockhi makes landfall, affects Lakshadweep islands, Kerala and Tamil Nadu
Rajasthan, Gujarat, Maharashtra and Goa, all located in the west of India, have rivers belonging to several different basins. With the exception of rivers in Rajasthan that drain into the Yamuna basin, the other rivers in these states either drain into the Bay of Bengal via the peninsular basins or run from the Western Ghats and into the Arabian sea.
Activists stand against three proposed projects near Konkan coastline
8 million tonnes of plastic waste dumped into world's oceans in 2010: Study
Flood fury hits Assam
Mumbai to get India's longest 'water metro' - Updates from the Resource and Information Network for the Coasts' March 2013 newsletterPosted on 01 Mar, 2013 10:29 PM
The March edition of the TRINet has the following highlights:
Case studies on amelioration of water scarcity in rural Gujarat by Sir Ratan Tata Trust and the Navajbai Ratan Tata TrustPosted on 11 Feb, 2013 05:03 PM
This document is by journalist Suhit Kelkar on behalf of Sir Ratan Tata Trust and the Navajbai Ratan Tata Trust. It is a collection of case studies on ways to ameliorate water scarcity in rural Gujarat.
Green islands amongst Mumbai’s brick and mortar: A video about some amazing work done by local citizens in setting up community gardens within the cityPosted on 07 Feb, 2013 11:32 AM
Source of video: Urban Leaves