BOTANY

2019-2020

  • Second year B.Sc. Plant Science students and teachers participated in rain camp at Madayippara, an environmental awareness programme, organized by SEEK, a reputed environmental NGO, based at Payyanur, Kannur Dt., Kerala.
  • Conducted a one day camp at Poongottukavu, a rare Myristica swamp forest of Northern Kerala, located at Mattanur, and made ecological studies.

  • An  environmental documentary,viz. Pallam, was screened for students and staff. A photo exhibition was also arranged concurrently.

  • Six days study tour was conducted for final year students, covering places viz. Coimbatore, Kodaikanal, Mysuru and Chikmangaluru from 15 to 21st December, 2019.

  • Dr.Balakrishnan P.participated in All India Botanical Congress at University of Calicut and made a paper presentation entitled Post harvest rot of Amorphophallus paeoniiformis corms.