By Naturenomics Team on November 22, 2016
Lakshmi Agriculture Multipurpose Project (LAMP) is a composite farm established way back in 1978-79 by late Dr. Hemen Dutta. It is situated in the village of Pabhoi in Sonitpur district of Assam covering around 12 hectares of land. Various farming activities like scientic sheries, sh seed eco-hatchery and indigenous breeding of local sh varieties as well as ornamental shes, takes place at LAMP. Neelam Dutta, the proprietor of LAMP, works on the motive of increasing productivity, availability and aordability of agricultural products.
By Naturenomics Team on August 29, 2016
Selim Miah went to the Meghna river to catch fish with his father when he was nine years old. Now, 41 years later, he is still fighting to make ends meet.
“We are struggling to find food to survive; not just for a few days or nights, we struggle day after day. Being a fisherman is a curse!” Selim Miah told thethirdpole.net.
By Naturenomics Team on June 10, 2016
The Gangetic river dolphin today emerged as the people's choice for "city animal of Guwahati" over the greater adjutant stork (hargila) and black soft shell turtle.
Guwahati also became the first city to have its own animal.
The Kamrup (metro) district administration, in collaboration with a city-based NGO, Help Earth, had put up the three animals for selection through voting, which ended last night.
By Naturenomics Team on June 07, 2016
As hydroelectric dams impact the migratory routes of the golden mahaseer, Bhutan looks to protect the iconic fish