The Eco-Walk programme for the month of September will be held on 15th September, Sunday at Ramakrishna Mission, Shivanahalli, Bannerghatta.
The theme for this month is, “Know -The Wild Animals“. A Doctor’s perspective
Dr. Arun Sha, Wildlife Vet at SOS, Bannerghatta sloth bear foundation, would be sharing his rich experience of working since decades on wildlife with the participants.
His expertise of rescuing, treating and rehabilitating wild animals back to their habitat etc.
He with his team will lead the day long session to educate about wild animals to the participants.
8.30 am : Assemble, Breakfast
9.30 am: Introduction
10.00 am to 11.30 am: Eco-Walk to know more about wildlife, their habitat, behavioural aspects, conflicts, etc culminating at the Kaanana site.
11.30 am to 12.30 pm Shramadaan
12.30 pm to 1.30 pm: Lunch
1.45 pm to 2.00 pm: Introduction on the programme
2.00 pm to 3.30 pm: ” know everything about the wild animals ( including identifying animals through pug marks, foot prints; rescuing challenges, tranquilizing techniques, treatment, etc)
3.30 pm to 4.30 pm: Discussion
Registration is mandatory for the participation. Please register below
Last Date For Registration is : Sep 10th 2013 , 21:00 HRS
Number of participants will be limited to 50.
PLEASE NOTE :
In the event of rainfall prior to the event date or on the day of the event , there would be slight change in the field activity.
Participants are encouraged to carry water bottle & a hat to maintain the work efficiency at site during afforestation plus a umbrella would be an added advantage in the event of rain.
Participants are requested not to take Kids below 12 years.
Murali : email@example.com (+919481247783)
Prahallad : firstname.lastname@example.org (+919900506075)
RK Mission LL : 08027858022 or 08027858113
(Use these LL Numbers if you are not able to reach us on Cell numbers mentioned above)
How To Reach R. K. Mission?
Car Pooling (Please ensure pooling because it is all about conserving energy) .
Ideally it would be wise to go with Car pooling. In case car pooling is not possible one can use BMTC services.
- Take the Bannerghatta Road from the Bangalore City.
- Cross the Bannerghatta National Park – the road curves to the left at that place near the Bannerghatta Police Station.
- Proceed further towards Jigani Industrial township. Halfway, on the right handside you will see the Ramakrishna Mission, Shivanahalli hoarding. (You will also notice a Swamy Ayyappa temple hoarding).
- Take a right turn there and drive for about 10 kms. Do not take any side roads (rare and few) that you will come along.
- Travelling through the Bannerghatta National Park reserved forest, you will have to cross the Ragihalli village to come over to Shivanahalli.
BMTC Bus Service
The BMTC Bus no. is 370. From Kalasipalya, Departure :- 6:15 A.M , 7.30 A.M, 9.30 A.M, 12.30 P.M, 2.30 P.M, 3.30 P.M, 6.00 P.M, 9.00 P.M
The Ramakrishna Mission is located at the entrance of the Shivanahalli village. The locals can always guide you to either the Ramakrishna Vidya Kendra or the Sri Sharada Devi Chikitsa Kendra or the Brahmananda Vana.