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Annam Oushadham -:International Day for Biological Diversity-2019

Annam Oushadham -:International Day for Biological Diversity-2019

The United Nations (UN) has proclaimed May 22 ‘The International Day for Biological Diversity (IDB)’ to increase understanding and awareness of Biodiversity issues. IDB identified the year 2019 to focus on biodiversity as the foundation for our food and health ...
National Bird Day Celebrated at MSSBG

National Bird Day Celebrated at MSSBG

M S Swaminathan Botanical Garden celebrated the ‘National Bird Day ‘with the young minds of ‘Every Child A Scientist (ECAS)’ programme.The students were from various schools of Wayanad and they were with the internal resource team today to take part ...
Birding and Nature Walk at MSSBG

Birding and Nature Walk at MSSBG

Introductory session, Campfire and Dinner: 17.11.2018 – 6:30 pm to 11:30 pm Birding and Nature Trek: 18.11.2018 – 5:45 am to 11:45am The Birding Trail and Nature Trek enriched the day of the nature enthusiasts with the bird diversity of ...
Liparis tschangii (Orchidaceae), A New Record for India

Liparis tschangii (Orchidaceae), A New Record for India

Researchers have rediscovered Liparis tschangii, a species of orchid, from Wayanad, part of Nilgiri biosphere. Dr V. Balakrishnan, former director of Community Agrobiodiversity Centre – MS Swaminathan Research Foundation (MSSRF), Puthoorvayal, Dr Jose Mathew from SD College, Alappuzha, P. Dhanesh ...
Monsoon Bash initiated it’s trail with Flocks and Frogs

Monsoon Bash initiated it’s trail with Flocks and Frogs

The Monsoon Bash 2018 event has initiated to explore the Frog and Bird diversity of M S Swaminathan Botanical Garden. It an event to enhance Scientific, Educational and Recreational facet of MSSBG. The programme started with the nocturnal nature expedition ...