The Department of PG studies and Research in Botany of Sir Syed College, Taliparamba (accredited with B+ by NAAC)affiliated to Kannur University conducts National Seminar on Environmental Challenges and Sustainable Development on 4th and 5th March 2009. The sub-themes are:
1.Climate change-challenges and mitigation
2. Degradation of coastal wetlands
3. Depletion of forest cover and its conservation
4. Disaster management
5. Conservation of mangroves and sacred groves
6. Economics of ecosystem services
7.laws of environmental protection.
Eminent environmentalists from Tamilnadu, Karnataka and Kerala will participate.
Those who are interested to present paper can send the extended abstract to firstname.lastname@example.org on or before 25-02-09. Contact through the above e-mail for online registration.
Registration fee for adults - Rs. 200
for students - Rs. 100.
Accommodation, food & refreshments, seminar bag, printed materials, writing articles and field trip are provided free of cost.
The college is situated in Kannur District 23 km away from Kannur town and 2.5 km away from Taliparamba town. Nearest Railway station - KANNUR. Airport - CALICUT.