Single trees in urban settings: As the global climate change conversation intensifies and nations look to minimize environmental impacts in their own backyards, nature-based solutions are garnering new levels of interest. Trees are widely recognized for their role in sequestering carbon, and capturing and storing rainfall in their canopy to manage stormwater runoff, but to […]
2 Technical RA positions with Plant Identification Skills at ATREE, Bangalore: Please see the below requirements for immediate fulfilment at ATREE. Feel free to circulate it further among your contacts. People with competence and deep interest in plant taxonomy and ecology are particularly encouraged to apply. Position-1: Socio-ecological assessments of forests, grassland and savanna sites in Karnataka Requirements: Master’s Degree or higher in Botany or any related […]
Plant Discoveries 2021, released in September 2021: 1 attachment. Please find herewith the recently released Plant Discoveries2020.pdf. Might be useful to you.
Species diversity and abundance patterns of epiphytic orchids in Aralam Wildlife Sanctuary in Kerala, India
New Publication: I am happy to share with you the new publication from my lab on Species diversity and abundance patterns of epiphytic orchids in Aralam Wildlife Sanctuary in Kerala, India. Thank you all for the constant support. Also, I would like to Thank Dr. Pankaj for a wonderful review that made the paper in its final shape. […]
Webinar on Restoration Ecology: There is International webinar on Restoration Ecology Organized by CNEW (Centre for Nature & Ecosystem Wellbeing) And WCB (Wild life Conservation Biology Research Foundation). Registraion link are given below. please forward to other who are interested. Date: 8th August 2021 Time: 9:45 to 11:45 morning Topic: 1: Wetland Restoration 2: Floodplain Restoration […]
NATIONAL WEBINAR ON CLIMATE CHANGE AND ITS IMPACTS ON MANKIND: 1 attachment. Kindly circulate the attached Flyer among your students and Colleagues for “Climate Change and its impacts on Mankind” webinar scheduled to be held on World Environment Day-2021 on 5th June at 3 PM Principal Government General Degree College, Chapra, West Bengal (INDIA) Formerly […]
Webinar 3 attachments. I have participated Webinar today organized by BSI, Sikkim. I am thankful to Dr. Rajib Gogoi for the invitation. This was my first experience of Webinar program and I found it very useful to gain some knowledge about forest and its effect in the human and animal lives.
An International Webinar on 3,4 Dec. 2020 : 1 attachment- brouchre Our department is organizing an international webinar on the theme “ Recent Approaches in Plant Biology: Paving the Way for Green Agriculture”. If you feel it appropriate, the flyer (attached here) of this webinar may please be posted in the group for wider circulation.
The Forest Department’s Plan for One of the World’s Largest Urban Forests Is Baffling : 2 posts by 2 authors. Wrote this piece recently. Thought I’d share with you. https://science.thewire.in/environment/delhi-forest-department-central-ridge-reserve-forest-tree-planting-native-species-restoration/ Thanks, …, for the wonderfully written piece highlighting the pathetic condition. This must be written as article in a journal and published as a scientific […]
𝐑𝐡𝐞𝐞𝐝𝐞𝐚 𝐢𝐧𝐯𝐢𝐭𝐞𝐬 𝐚𝐫𝐭𝐢𝐜𝐥𝐞𝐬 𝐟𝐨𝐫 𝐎𝐫𝐜𝐡𝐢𝐝𝐚𝐜𝐞𝐚𝐞 𝐒𝐩𝐞𝐜𝐢𝐚𝐥 𝐈𝐬𝐬𝐮𝐞 : 1 post by 1 author. Attachments (1)- Rheedea_Orchid_Sp_Issue Copy.pdf Greetings from Indian Association for Angiosperm Taxonomy! Rheedea is an international journal founded in 1991 and published by the Indian Association for Angiosperm Taxonomy (IAAT) twice in a year, June and December in hard copy and online four times a […]
National Webinar on “Plant Taxonomy: Description to Digital Experiment” : We are organizing an eight day webinar on plant taxonomy from 5-9 and 12-14th October 2020. The classes will be taken from 7.00PM to 9PM. Kindly encourage your students to join the webinar. Centre for Innovation in Science and Social Action (CISSA) in association with RCE […]
CitSci India 2020: National Conference on Citizen Science for Biodiversity : 1 post by 1 author. Attachments (1)- CitSciIndia2020_Flyer 900px.png I thought you might be interested in this and perhaps also consider submitting an abstract for a presentation on your pioneering work with efloraofindia in motivating so many people to contribute towards creating a comprehensive […]
Interesting articles on trees in today”s Times of India 18 April 2010 : 1 post by 1 author. Other recipients: https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/trees-permit-human-beings-to-exist-they-are-miracles-of-science-and-of-art/articleshow/75211467.cms https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/ive-seen-ancient-immortal-trees-these-face-dangers-now/articleshow/75211277.cm https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/trees-permit-human-beings-to-exist-they-are-miracles-of-science-and-of-art/articleshow/75211467.cms https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/ive-seen-ancient-immortal-trees-these-face-dangers-now/articleshow/75211277.cms https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/we-can-restore-one-trillion-trees-this-will-powerfully-slow-down-climate-change/articleshow/75211202.cms
Indian Fern Society conference on Pteridophytes : 1 post by 1 author. The Maharaja Sayajirao University of Baroda is going to organise Indian Fern Society conference on Pteridophytes today and tomorrow. Faculty, Scientists, Research Scholar and MSc students are invited to attend and present their research work. If interested then plz submit abstract on the […]
Government of Maharashtra: Save Aarey Forest : 4 posts by 4 authors. I just signed the petition “Government of Maharashtra: Save Aarey Forest” and wanted to see if you could help by adding your name.Our goal is to reach 300,000 signatures and we need more support. You can read more and sign the petition here:http://chng.it/SCs87DnCwL […]
Article on Trade of wild orchids in South China : 1 post by 1 author. Please find one of our long awaited article attached. It was published yesterday. Hope you will find it interesting. https://authors.elsevier.com/c/1ZYpj1R~eEgJB Gale, S.W., P. Kumar, A. Hinsley, M.L. Cheuk, J. Gao, H. Liu, Z.-L. Liu & S.J. Williams. 2019. Quantifying the […]
Vikram Jit Singh’s article in TOI (Mumbai Edition) quotes Gurcharan Singh : 14 posts by 8 authors. Other recipients: https://epaper.timesgroup.com/Olive/ODN/TimesOfIndia/# I was reading an article related to the Kargil war today when my attention was drawn to an article which had the word ‘flowers’ in the headline and picture of a pretty flower too (web […]
Fwd: Citizen Science in ecology in India – an initial mapping and analysis : 2 posts by 1 author. We are very happy to bring to your notice the final report of our recently completed project ‘Citizen Science in ecology in India’ that was carried out at the DST Centre for Policy Research at IIT Delhi.A comprehensive, […]
PlantDiscoveries_2018Web.pdf : 6 posts by 6 authors. Attachments (1)- 7 Mb-PlantDiscoveries_2018Web.pdf Thanks a lot … for sharing this important document for which i and likely most of us interested in plants wait every year.
Fwd: Hands-on training on lichen systematics : Attachments (1)- Lichen workshop brochure_compressed.pdf ILS and CSIR-NBRI is organizing a week long ‘Hands-on training program on lichen systematics’ (collection, preservation and identification) during 28th Sept. to 5th October 2019, at Sattal (Nainital), Uttarakhand. The training is targeted for young researchers, especially holding regular positions in universities, colleges […]