Earth Day celebration was organised by the PHCET Student Council on 22nd April, 2021. Ms. Athira Pillai, Student representative started the meet with the note of importance of celebrating Earth day. A very distinguished wildlife and landscape ecology expert Prof. Qamar Qureshi, Scientist SG, Wildlife Institute of India, Dehradun delivered a Talk on “Monitoring tigers and dolphins: small steps, big data for informed decision to protect nature for future”.
3:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Dr. Mathew T. Joseph, Principal (PHCET) interacted with the students and faculty and gave and inspiring thought about the need for preserving various resources which out mother earth is having and also motivated the students to celebrate more such meaningful days such as Earth shoot day, Environment day etc. more seriously so as to bring in more awareness among young generations.
Shri Nilesh Desai President, ISRS & Dr. Hitendra Padalia Secretary ISRS were also present along with Mr. Karthik Nagarajan & Mr. Raju Narwade (Secretary & treasurer ISRS- Mumbai Chapter) Qamar Qureshi, said India needs to build tiger corridors that would allow the animals to move from one reserve to another without interference.