NUCSER's educational excursion to Kudremukh National Park

Jun 5, 2022

On the occasion of World Environment Day, 5th June 2022, NUCSER organised an educational excursion to Bhagavathi Nature Camp, Kudremukh National Park. The tour was conducted in collaboration with the Karnataka Forest Department, KNP division.

220 students and 10 faculty members participated in a jungle trail walk organised by the forest department followed by a formal function at the seminar hall of the nature camp. Mr. Ganapathi K, Deputy Conservator of Forests, KNP division welcomed the gathering and introduced the theme and context of the function. Mr. Prakash Netalkar, Chief Conservator of Forests, Karnataka Forest Department, Mangaluru was the chief guest. In his address he encouraged the students to have more outdoor activities in their schedule and motivated the students to join hands with the forest department in their plantation drives and also attempt the IFS examinations and become forest department officers. The guest of honour, Prof. Dr Niranjan N Chiplunkar Principal, NMAMIT.