ENVIS Centre, Ministry of Environment & Forest, Govt. of India

Printed Date: Sunday, July 21, 2024


Online Webinar 28 July 2020


On the occasion of ‘World Nature Conservation Day’, July 28, 2020 ENVIS Resource Partner on Avian Ecology at the Bombay Natural History Society and Conservation Education Centre- Mumbai are organizing a Free Online Webinar for amateurs.


Topic: - Status, distribution and conservation of Indian Skimmer


Indian Skimmer is listed as 'Vulnerable' on the IUCN Red List. Its population is undergoing a rapid decline due to widespread degradation and disturbance of breeding habitat. Parveen has been studying the status of them at National Chambal Sanctuary since 2017. Chambal hosts a significant population of skimmers. Do attend her talk to know more about skimmers nesting ecology and conservation needs.


Speaker: Ms Parveen Shaikh (Scientist B, BNHS)


Date: 28th July 2020


Time: 7:00 pm- 8:00 pm


Please join the webinar with the help of following link:-


Meeting link:




Meeting number: 166 190 4066


Password: Skimmer