In continuation of the efforts taken towards sustainability, a training programme on “Environmental Impact and Assessment” was conducted from July 9th to 12th,2014 in the campus. This workshop helped the faculty/researchers to analyse the impact of various projects on immediate surroundings / environment.
Key Resource Person:
Professor Reginald Victor, Department of Biology,
Sultan Qaboos University, Sultanate of Oman
Environmental Impact Assessment of Satellite campus
As a follow-up of the training programme the Center for Environmental Studies, will carry out Environmental impact assessment of satellite campus with the help of students
Study of the flora of the campus – Department of Botany
Study of the fauna of the campus – Zoology & Biotech Departments
Chemical analysis of soil & water – Department of Chemistry
Particulate analysis – Department of Chemistry
The above analysis would help to see the presence of any red listed flora/fauna in the campus for preservation.
The soil and water analysis – need for pretreatment of soil/water
Particulate analysis - reveal pollution level
National Consultation-“Enriching Environmental Education-7&8th Feb, 2013: The two-day deliberations facilitated a sharing of varied experiences and inputs from across the country and abroad on enhancing environmental education towards having a sustainable world for the future generations.-Core committee members and about 30 participants from other colleges ,Universities and Nongovernmental organisations & 25 faculty from Lady Doak attended the Programme
International Conference on Science, Society and Sustainability “with the theme on “Many Species One Planet for Posterity” held from 11th to 13th January 2012