How to leverage trained water professionals
Who are the trained people, where are they, and what do they already know?
In a First, a City Frees a River Using Funds Meant To Concretise It
The best way to mitigate flood damage (by rivers) is to let (their) floodplains be(!)
Children make art to save Vedanthangal Bird Sanctuary
Children across cities protest against the denotification of Vedanthangal Bird Sanctuary, during the lockdown, by making art
Usharmukti project: A confluence of institutions for rejuvenating rivers
The efforts of the villagers in planning, executing, and monitoring the watershed plans are being facilitated by three institutions.
In Gorakhpur, Citizens Use Nature to Prevent Floods
Better agricultural productivity and livelihoods meant that farmers would not feel pressured to sell their land to developers.
The Dafaalis of Pithoragarh: a young tribe of nature-loving wanderers
By volunteering with the Harela Society, Pithoragarh youth have found different ways to make the conservation of nature a part…
How local democracy is solving water issues in southern Rajasthan
"One of the reasons for opting for this approach is the relatively low cost of these community ponds - it…
Collectivisation of Water
Farmers in Chellapur of Kurnool district have shared their groundwater with their fellow villagers through a groundwater grid
This Family Did Not Send Their Children to School, but Taught Them by Creating a Forest
They built check-dams in the watershed, dug percolation-pits and mulched heavily to prevent soil erosion and to conserve water.
Kutch’s Wagad or Kala cotton: Back from the (almost) dead
Desi cotton could replace a majority of the area that is currently under American cotton, in light of climate change-related…