Category Archives: Home Based Project

Olive Ridley Sea Turtle Rescue Operation by Fishermen’s Community, Kundapur

Olive Ridley Sea Turtle Rescue Operation by Fishermen’s Community, Kundapur

On Sunday, 17th June, FSL-India’s Senior Program Manager, Venkatesh received a mobile call from the Maddugudde village fishermen community, about a wounded sea turtle. He immediately informed the Forest Department officials and went along with them to rescue the sea turtle.

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Celebrating Environment Day at Kundapura: 7th June 2018

Celebrating Environment Day at Kundapura: 7th June 2018

FSL-India celebrated Enviroment Day with the collaboration of the Forest Department of Conservation, Kundapura, and Grama Panchayath, Gulwadi. A former President of Grama Panchayat, Mr.Narayana Madiwal’s house premises did a plantation through the involvement of the community members and celebrated Environment Day.

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My Work Camp Experience at CEL, Kundapur – Michael A Dutch, North Carolina, USA

My Work Camp Experience at CEL, Kundapur – Michael A Dutch, North Carolina, USA

This is my second FSL-India work camp and I continue to learn new things every day. With now only 1 work day left, it is hard to believe that I have already completed almost 2 weeks here.

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Following the Turtle Trail in Coastal Karnataka: Bangalore Times, 5th January 2018

Following the Turtle Trail in Coastal Karnataka: Bangalore Times, 5th January 2018

The survival of the sea turtle is critically linked to the conservation of our environment. The huge number of deaths of these creatures, particularly during the nesting season is a key indicator that we need to relook at our conservation efforts, as well as the programmes in place to educate the fisherman community.

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Beach Cleaning at Navunda Beach: Jacqueline Haußmann, Germany – IJGD participant, STC project

Beach Cleaning at Navunda Beach: Jacqueline Haußmann, Germany – IJGD participant, STC project

Navunda beach is a very beautiful beach on the west coast of India. The sand is white, there are a  lot of green coconut trees,  the waves of the ocean are rolling in.

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Plastic Waste Collection Rally by FSL-India’s CEL, Kundapur & Gram Panchayat, Neralakatte

Plastic Waste Collection Rally by FSL-India’s CEL, Kundapur & Gram Panchayat, Neralakatte

On 19th January, under the leadership of Manjesh BM, Field Officer, and Manjunath B, CEL Coordinator, FSL-India organised a plastic waste collection rally jointly with the Neralakatte Gram Panchayat, to create awareness on Plastic Waste Management.

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Honey Bees at FSL-India’s Centre for Experiential Living, Kundapur

Honey Bees at FSL-India’s Centre for Experiential Living, Kundapur

Beekeeping or apiculture is one of the world’s oldest occupations and has been in existence since antiquity. It is relatively inexpensive and hugely rewarding, as the benefits are many and varied. FSL-India decided to engage in beekeeping due to the increasing global problem caused by non-organic agriculture, i.e. the loss of pollinators, which are, just as the targeted pests, killed by the pesticides used.

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