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Tamil Nadu Dr J Jayalalithaa Fisheries University

Tamil Nadu to set up fisheries college-cum-research centre in Tuticorin

It is said that the fishing harbour at Tuticorin, for smooth entry of fishing boats, will be desilted and deepened at a cost of Rs 5 crore

Published on 29th August 2021
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Six young Assamese women are engaging fishing communities to make yoga mats from water hyacinth. Check it out!

Called Moorhen yoga mat, with the help of DST, NECTAR and designers, this biodegradable and compostable is handmade by fishing communities around Deepor Beel in Assam

Published on 9th July 2021
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On the trail of the Fishing Cat: Why there's plenty to learn from Tiasa Adhya's conservation project

Yay! So fishing cats are now in the limelight for all the right reasons. We talk to conservationist Tiasa Adhya who has been working for the creatures fora very long time, about what this news can do

Published on 3rd November 2020
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Cigarettes, food wrappers among most common ocean pollutants: Study

The analysis revealed that most common items on the ocean are fishing line, plastic, metal cans, plastic beverage bottles, glass bottles, food wrappers, rope, plastic bags and construction waste 

Published on 6th May 2020
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How Dakshin Foundation is collaborating with grassroots NGOs to help migrant fishermen get home

This Bengaluru-based Foundation has been working with stakeholders of the fishing community for many years. Now, with the support of national networks, they are working to keep these families safe

Published on 1st May 2020
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No school, no surfing: This Kovalam School offers free classes, surf lessons to kids from the fishing village

The Kovalam Surf Club runs a unique educational programme for the children of Vizhinjam Fishing Village and they have managed to make a huge impact by combining academics and surfing lessons

Published on 3rd February 2020
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Here's how Srichakra Pranav Tamarapalli and Co are giving the mangroves of East Godavari all the attention they need

Srichakra Pranav Tamarapalli and Fishing Cat Conservancy Trust in India are also looking forward to grants and donations to continue their work at a good pace

Published on 2nd September 2019
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Guardians of the Coastline: How Pooja Kumar helps fisherfolk access the resources they need to fight for nature's rights

Pooja's team doesn't initiate campaigns but they help the fishing communities by providing them with enough support by collecting evidence, accessing information and giving them legal help

Published on 17th June 2019
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He's not one to 'fish' for compliments but Saravanan has surely mapped his way into people's hearts

Saravanan, a fisherman, does something that is a first in Chennai — he designs maps of coastal areas and fishing communities

Published on 17th June 2019
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What the fish: Meet Divya Karnad, whose fishploration visits will redefine the way you eat fish

Dr Divya Karnad, a Future of Nature winner and co-founder of InSeason Fish is going all out to teach people about sustainable fishing and consumption — so that nature will continue to support us

Published on 29th March 2019
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How Rekha Karthikeyan, the first licensed fisherwoman in the country traverses the roughest oceans and circumstances

Rekha Karthikeyan opens up about fighting for acceptance and survival even after the widespread recognition that she received

Published on 6th February 2019

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