Thu. Oct 22nd, 2020

GOVT TO SETUP INTERNATIONAL FOREST R&D IN UNESCO PROTECTED WESTERN GHATS : SAWANT, GOA CM

Goa govt will setup a full fledged international forest research and development center within UNESCO protected Western Ghats in Valpoi, Goa Chief minister Pramod Sawant said addressing  Convocation Ceremony of 33rd and 34th batch of Forest Guard of Forest Training School, Valpoi.

 

 

Sawant said that facilities will be created for research scholars across the world to conduct their studies within the wildlife area. Govt is planning to; setup the R&D in Mhadei Wildlife Sanctuary.

 

 

 

According to UNESCO, the forest site include some of the best representatives of non-equatorial tropical evergreen forests and are home to at least 325 globally threatened flora, fauna, bird, amphibian, reptile and fish species.

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