Watershed Organisation Trust is pleased to share a case study of 'Sattechiwadi' included as one of the best practices published in the Ministry of Environment and Forest, GOI National Report 2012 submitted to UNCCD. It gives an account of the activities implemented in Sattechiwadi (a hamlet of Hivargaon) Maharashtra and how specific land degradation problems were addressed.
Watershed Organisation Trust is pleased to announce publishing of a note – ‘Unusual Congregation of Savanna Nightjar Caprimulgus Affinis In A Wheat Field’ by Girish Jathar, Sachin Anpat, Balu Bhangare and Dharmaraj Patil in the Journal of Bombay Natural History Society (JBNHS). The Journal of Bombay Natural History Society (JBNHS) is a triannual in which concise reports of original research in natural history, taxonomy and other aspects of zoology and botany of general interest are published. The note is published in its May – August issue (Volume 111, Issue 2).
This note describes the uncommon sighting of nightjar savanna (Caprimulgus affinis) in Partala, one of the project villages of Climate Change Adaptation project in Madhya Pradesh.