Major Events-Department of Zoology

NATIONAL CONFERENCE

Title of the Seminar/Conference/

Workshop

International

/National

/State

 

Sponsor

“Water Resource Management: Present uses, Status, Conservation and Co operation” -20th to 22nd March 2013

National

UGC, DST and KSCSTE

 

STUDENT ENRICHMENT PROGRAMMES

2016-17

1

  • Association Inauguration &One day Workshop on VermicompostingThe Association inauguration for the academic year 2016-17 was done by Sri C. K. Venugopal, Asst. Director of Agriculture, SAGL, Kalarcode, Alappuzha on 30th September 2016. A workshop on Vermicomposting was also organized on the same day. The earthworm, Eudrillus Eugenia, is being cultured under controlled conditions for promoting composting activities in our college.

2

  • Orientation programmeThe first semester students of academic year 2016-17 were provided an Orientation programme on 13th August 2016 by Dr. Laly Jacob, former Head of the Department of Zoology.

2015-16

1

  • Seminar on Birds and Bird watching

The Department organized a Seminar on Birds and  Bird watching on 13th January, 2016.Nishanth H.P., Research Scholar, Dept of Aquatic Biology and Fisheries, Kariavattom and Al Badush A., Research Scholar, Dept. of Environmental Science, Kottayam providedknowledge on birds and their habitat to the students of the College.

2

  • Setting up of Aquarium in the Department

On 20th January 2016 the students installed four new aquarium tanks in the Department. This programme was designed  to develop their skills to work in a commercial aquarium, pet Industry, zoo, or marine conservation sector.

2014-15

1

One day Seminar on Conservation of Mangrove Ecosystem - . Harikumar, Kottayam Nature Society -23 July 2014

 

2

Workshop on Common Bird Monitoring Programme - . Harikumar, WWF, India, Kerala,1 September 2014

 

3

Training Workshop on Onam bird count -  Harikumar, Kottayam Nature Society -12 August 2015

 

4

Training workshop on Apiculture - B. Sunil, Assistant Engineer, Agro industries, Kotarakkara - 9 October 2015

 

2013-14

5

“Training programme on "In situ cultivation of Butterflies through the construction of butterfly garden" Dr. A. Bijukumar, March 2014

 

2012-13

6

One day Seminar on Birds associated with paddy fields- Dr. Mary Chandy, Associate Professor, CMS College, Kottayam - 14 July 2012

7

Training programme on Vembenad Bird Count -. Harikumar, Kottayam Nature Society – 2012

8

Counselling programme –  Tessy Grace Mathew, Clinal Psychologist, Pushpagiri Hospital-  6 December 2012

9

National seminar sponsored by UGC, DST and KSCSTE on “Water Resource Management: Present uses, Status, Conservation and Co operation” -20 to 22 March 2013

 

  2010-11

10

One day Seminar on Biodiversity and conservation- Dr. A. Bijukumar, Dept of Aquatic Biology, Kariavattom  - 23 July 2010

11

Workshop on Diversity of Dragon flies- Dr. Abraham Samuel A. Reader, CMS College, Kottayam-13 October 2010

12

Workshop on Apiculture- . B. Sunil, Regional Manager, Horticorp, Kochalummood- 30 October 2011