NMW Celebration at the “Heartland of India” – Guest post by Saurabh Singh

Jashpur Wildlife Welfare Foundation (NGO) is a nonprofit organization based in Jashpur, Chhattisgarh (India) working rigorously on conservation of wildlife since last 2 years and they are celebrating “National Moth Week” at the heartland of India i.e. Jashpur, Chhattisgarh. Chhattisgarh which accounts of about 12.26 % of forest in India and has third highest forest cover among all states in India is a paradise for nature lovers.

Team members of JWWF with District Collector Sir

Team members of JWWF with District Collector Sir

Jashpur is a small district with mostly tribal population along with lush green forest all around, adding to this the district receives highest rainfall in the state Chhattisgarh which makes it a heaven for biodiversity.

Butterfly Habitat Walk for Kids by JWWF

Butterfly Habitat Walk for Kids by JWWF

The event organized will be a public event conducted on each day during the NMW. A different site will be selected each day for mothing, which will bring diverse observing perspective throughout the NMW. The information of the venue will be communicated to the registered participants. To register for the event one can visit http://www.jwwf.org/national-moth-week.

Oath ceremony to protect environment conducted by JWWF

Oath ceremony to protect environment conducted by JWWF

Alongside this Jashpur Wildlife Welfare Foundation is also calling all the art lovers to express their love for moths through their majestic art works, and will provide exciting gift hampers to them.

Let’s Celebrate!!!

Public meeting with villagers

Public meeting with villagers

Bird Watching organized for tribal kids

Bird Watching organized for tribal kids

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Saurabh Singh is the Director of the Jashpur Wildlife Welfare Foundation

 

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