The characteristic feature of the Loktak Lake is the presence of floating islands, which actually float in the lake and are called phumdis.
The “Enviro Lecture Series” organised by the Northeast Center for Environmental Education and Research (NECEER) in partnership with Delhi Greens and Jamia Millia Islamia was successfully conducted yesterday amidst the endless rain beating the capital city. Many young enthusiastic students and research scholars attended the lecture series which highlighted the […]
Considered to be the lifeline of Manipur state, North-east’s largest freshwater lake – Loktak – is today in a sorry state. Already declared a Ramsar site- a status given to world’s most threatened wetlands, this rapidly degrading lake has a total area of 300 sq. km. It is home to […]