Western Regional Centre, Goa

The TERI office in Goa was set up in 1996 and aimed at policy research in the interface between environment and development. Over the years, it has gained expertise in the area of coastal and marine research, biodiversity mapping and water resource management. It promotes sustainability encompassing policy research, education, solutions at grassroots, and awareness generation. The Centre also has a small library with an excellent collection of books that is open to public.

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AT THE CENTRE

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    Our Research Focus

    The Centre focuses on capacity building and awareness generation of inhabitants to promote coastal and marine resource management

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    Project

    Cleaning up our rivers

    Solutions to filter river Sal cleaning through Vertical Wetlands and River Bank Filtration

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    Project

    Drone technology for mapping biodiversity in mangroves

    The high-resolution images help identify species of newly formed Mankule Island

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    Touring Goa's precious wetlands

    The knowledge hub will re-acquaint visitors with coastal ecosystems and the environment

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    Documenting the biodiversity of flora and fauna of a North Goa island

    A peek into how the local people connect with the flora and fauna in the largest estuarine island of Goa

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Projects

Team

Dr Fraddry D Souza

Area Convenor, The Coastal Ecology & Marine Resources Centre