Mish_T's Blog

Exploring the world within…

Improved patrolling leads to lower turtle mortality, record nesting at Devi

Bhubaneshwar, India — An evaluation of the turtle season from November 2009-May 2010 by Greenpeace has revealed a sharp reduction of 60% in turtle mortality in the Devi region, signifying better management of Orissa’s coastal fisheries by the state government (1). The analysis highlights the progress made in terms of fiscal and governance mechanisms as well as action on ground.

 Source: www.greenpeace.org (June 25, 2010)

For more information: http://www.greenpeace.org/india/press/releases/improved-patrolling-leads-to-l

Advertisements

Filed under: Go Green, Nature Calling

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Calendar

July 2010
M T W T F S S
    Aug »
 1234
567891011
12131415161718
19202122232425
262728293031  

My Picture Gallery

My Tweets

%d bloggers like this: