CMR Field Work

S.No From Date To Date Place Division Purpose Personnel
1 28.07.2013 28.07.2013 Madhvad, Kotada, Chhara in Junagadh district, Gujarat CMR Site visit for seaweed culture in Gujarat. Deepak Samuel V.,
Margi Purohit.,
2 13.08.2013 17.08.2013 Mandapam, Rameswaram CMR Reconaissance survey for identifying areas with commercial scale seaweed cultivation and to undertake preliminary water quality assessment of the region. Krishan P.,
Deepak Samuel V.,
Abhilash K. R.,
Sankar R.
Issac Rajan J.
3 04.09.2013 08.09.2013 ZSI, Kolkata CMR To acquire information on all databases on marine biodiversity records along the Indian coast and to interact with experts on various taxonomic groups on the possible inputs. Krishnan P.
Shesdev Patro
4 19.09.2013 02.10.2013 Mandapam, Rameswaram CMR To investigate on the impact of bioinvasion by the exotic species of red algae Kappaphycus alvarezii along the reefs at Thonithurai to Olaikkuda and to undertake water quality assessment of the region. Sreeraj C.R.,
Deepak Samuel V.
Abhilash K. R.,
5 25.11.2013 30.11.2013 Mandapam, Rameswaram CMR To undertake water quality assessment of the region and to investigate on the impact of bioinvasion by the exotic species of red algae Kappaphycus alvarezii along the reefs at Thonithurai to Olaikkuda. Abhilash K. R.
Sankar R
6 05.01.2014 11.01.2014 Krusadai, Shingle and Vedaranyam CMR Reconaissance survey for identifying suitable culture sites at Vedaranyam and determine sampling locations for preliminary water quality assessment and bioinvasion studies along islands along Gulf of Mannar. Krishnan P.
Abhilash K. R.
7 23.01.2014 31.01.2014 Krusadai, Shingle, Vaan. Koswari and Tuticorin CMR To undertake water quality assessment and bioinvasion studies along Mandapam and the islands along Gulf of Mannar. Krishnan P.,
Deepak Samuel V.,
Sreeraj C. R.,
Shesdev Patro,
Sankar R.
8 04.02.2014 11.02.2014 Havelock and Neil Island, Andaman & Nicobar CIA Identification of prisitne marine habitats for study of sentinel sites. Shesdev Patro
9 12.03.2014 27.03.2014 Mandapam and islands along Gulf of Mannar CMR To undertake water quality assessment and bioinvasion studies along Mandapam and the islands along Gulf of Mannar. Sreeraj C.R.,
Abhilash K. R.
Sankar R.
10 12.03.2014 23.03.2014 Aves, Rutland Islands and Flat Bay, Andaman & Nicobar IIM To undertake studies on the demarcation of ecologically sensitive areas. Shesdev Patro
11 22.04.2014 05.05.2014 Islands along Gulf of Mannar CMR To undertake water quality assessment and bioinvasion studies along the islands along Gulf of Mannar. Abhilash K. R.,
Sreeraj C.R.,
Sankar R.
Issac Rajan J
12 06.07.2014 20.07.2014 Islands along Gulf of Mannar CMR To undertake water quality assessment and bioinvasion studies along the islands along Gulf of Mannar. Deepak Samuel V.,
Abhilash K. R.,
Sreeraj C.R.,
Sankar R.
Rajesh U.