Workshop: Inadequacies of the Karnataka Preservation of Trees Act

    Workshop Invitation: Addressing Inadequacies of the Karnataka Preservation of Trees Act, 1976, 26 January 2013, Bangalore [2 Attachments]: Pl participate and send in your suggestions to strengthen the Tree act and help Tree Conservation. WORKSHOP INVITATION Amendment and Strengthening of Karnataka Preservation of Trees Act 1976 [Attachment(s) from Leo F. Saldanha included below] […]

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Some Modern Techniques in Life Science and Biotechnology

    DBT sponsored National workshop: Established in 1946, Karimganj College is one of the premier institute of Higher education in Southern Assam. In recent years, the college has developed its infrastructure in Science Departments under DBT Star College Project, Institutional Biotech Hub Project, Twinning Project, DST-FIST Project and UGC Major Research Project. This workshop […]

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Requirement for new discoveries of 2012

    req. for new discoveries of 2012: Like every year, this year also BOTANICAL SURVEY OF INDIA is going to publish the plant discoveries 2012. So I request you to send all your publications including the new species, new genera, new variety, new record to India and New distributional records via full length research […]

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National Conference on Plant Science

    National Conference Feb 7th to 8th.: [1 Attachment]    On behalf of Dr. A.V. VeereshConvenor, Chowgule College of Arts and Science Margao, GoaHerewith sending a brochure “National Conference on Plant Science” Februvary 7 to 8, 2013.Accommodation on sharing basis only for 2 days 7th & 8th February 2013 in non AC rooms.  

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Matheran : A photography Exhibition

    Matheran : A photography Exhibition: This is just to quickly update that there is an exhibition being displayed at Matheran which is about bio-diversity of Matheran. There are around 130-140 photographs on display that are highlighting the ecology of this tiny but beautiful hill station, actually an Eco-sensitive Area. The exhibition is placed […]

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Online Environmental courses from BNHS

      Online Environmental courses from BNHS:  Online Environmental Courses from BNHS-Now at reduced rates!    Last date for applying 15th January 2013 The Leadership Course in BiodiversityConservation is a one year Certificate Program with online and face to face activities interwoven through the course work. The course content is developedby BNHS. The second one […]

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National Conference ‘Recent Trends in Botany’

    Invitation for National Conference – Forwarded Message: Please find the attachment of the brochure of the National Conference ‘Recent Trends in Botany’ to be held on 18th and 19th of January, 2013 in the Department of Botany, Yashvantrao Chavan Institute of Science, Satara. It is an appeal to contribute to this National Conference […]

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They wish to change Matheran

    They wish to change Matheran:    http://m.timesofindia.com/india/Maharashtra-tourism-plans-casinos-discotheques-in-Matheran/articleshow/17407879.cms          

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Kaiga biodiversity

    article “Kaiga biodiversity puzzles Scientist’: Pl see the link of article “Kaiga biodiversity puzzles Scientist’ http://www.deccanherald.com/content/220374/kaiga-biodiversity-puzzles-scientists.html      

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Wildlife exhibition in Panipat

    Wild Life and Nature Photo Exhibition- 2012 In Panipat Haryana: Association for Promotion for Plant Sciences and Manav Sankalp Society are going to organise a two day Photography exhibition on Wildlife and Nature. This event will be the first of its kind in the State of Haryana… Where people are not so much […]

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CBSE warns against use of rare/endangered plants and species

    CBSE warns against use of rare/endangered plants and species: NAGPUR: The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has reminded affiliated schools that it is illegal to use rare/endangered species and plants in school laboratories and classrooms. This recent letter was a follow up of a circular sent last year.In that circular the board […]

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HOPE EXHIBITION 2012 – WILD FLOWERS OF INDIA

    HOPE EXHIBITION 2012 – WILD FLOWERS OF INDIA: The HOPE exhibition ‘Wild Flowers of India’ was successfully concluded last week-end. There was a large turn-out of visitors. And we had a few special visitors in Shrikant Ingalhalikar (Flowers of Sahyadri fame), Shreesh Kshirsagar ( Bahar fame), Sudhir Shivram (India Naturewatch fame) along with […]

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National Seminar on Fungi 6th and 7th Jan 2012

    National Seminar on Fungi 6th and 7th Jan 2012: I have attached the brochures for National Seminar on Fungi and Health care to be held on 6th and 7th January and Vrukshavalli nature club intercollegiate competitions. Do send your junior and degree students to participate in the competitions. I invite you to present […]

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Kolkata’s Indian Botanical Garden, the third oldest in the world, has turned 225 years young

    Kolkata’s Indian Botanical Garden, the third oldest in the world, has turned 225 years young: Forwarding pl. Link below:http://www.thehindu.com/todays-paper/tp-miscellaneous/tp-others/article3510794.ece for your reading pleasure…….. A festival of flora N. Shiva Kumar (for photos please see the link placesd in the SUBJECT) Kolkata’s Indian Botanical Garden, the third oldest in the world, has turned 225 […]

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89 invasive plant species present a threat to Kerala’s biodiversity

    89 invasive plant species present a threat to Kerala’s biodiversity: http://www.thehindu.com/sci-tech/energy-and-environment/article3470290.ece?homepage=true 89 invasive plant species present a threat to Kerala’s biodiversity K. S. Sudhi Special Arrangement Mikania micrantha, an aggressive climber, has swathed the canopy at the Aralam Wildlife Sanctuary in Wayanad. Kerala’s plant biodiversity faces a severe threat from 89 alien invasive […]

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Plant Discoveries 2011 by BSI

    Plant Discoveries 2011 by BSI: Plant Discoveries 2011 by BSI is published now and available online. Thank you and congratulations for the great efforts taken by BSI . Additionally this kind of compilation will avoid the misinterpretation of Taxa at least. BSI uploaded this file online http://archive.org/details/PlantDiscoveries2011        

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1. Press/ Newsletters/ Advts./ Conferences etc.- Links

Press/ Newsletters/ Advts./ Conferences etc.- Links;     Fw: Fwd: Walk In Interview- Sahjeevan, Bhuj-Kachchh (Gujarat).  Fwd: About the post of JRF/SRF (Goa Univ. Goa.)  Earth Hour – 2030-2130 hrs  MARAM VALARPOR VIZHA  check out my latest feature on ORCHIDS…..  SAMAGRA issues published  Need suggestions……….   Behaving Beyond Barriers, Boundaries & Biases: Creativity, Criticality & CommunicationModern Phytomorphology […]

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