State Climate Change Cell, Mizoram Science, Technology and Innovation Council (MISTIC) Department of Science & Technology DST and Biodiversity & Nature Conservation Network (BIOCONE) organized a seminar on 'Effect of Climate Change on Herpetofauna' which was attended by officials from...
10 Mar 2017Seminar on Climate Change on Herpetofauna and Book Release of "Mizoram Rul Chanchin" (Snake Book of Mizoram)0 comment (s)
16 Nov 2016
Initiation of Biodiversity Management Committee (BCM) for Hmuifang Village function was held on 16th November, 2016 by the state Environment, Forest and Climate Change department and Hmuifang Village Council.
Hmuifang is a tourist spot near Aizawl, Mizoram. It is about 50 km from Aizawl...0 comment (s)
17 Oct 2016
The Mizoram Science Congress 2016 was a two day event organized by Mizoram Science, Technology and Innovation Council (MISTIC) in association with science NGOs in the state such as Mizoram Science Society (MSS), Mizo Academy of Sciences (MAS), Geological Society of Mizoram (GSM), Science Teacher...0 comment (s)
27 Apr 2016
With financial grants received from Science and Technology Department, Govt of Mizoram, BIOCONE have placed nest boxes at different sites and monitored for the past 5 years.
‘Nest Box Kick Off Programme 2016’ was organized by Directorate of Science and Technology, Government of...0 comment (s)
13 Mar 2016
Making nest boxes for the up coming Nest Box Kick Off Programme 2016 by our members0 comment (s)
13 Feb 2016
BIOCONE General Body Meeting 2016 was held at Eden park, Falkland Veng, Aizawl. It was attended well by 52 members including junior members. The Chief Guest was Pu Lalrinmawia Ralte, Minister i.c.Environment and Forest Department, Govt of Mizoram. Dr. HT Lalremsanga, President chaired the...0 comment (s)
01 Feb 2016
For the first time in Mizoram, bat box was constructed and placed at Durtlang area.
Bat boxes are artificial roosts designed to encourage bats into areas where there are few roosting sites. There are various designs of bat box from wooden boxes you can make yourself to external...0 comment (s)
12 Nov 2015Agreement With Sihphir Venghlun Branch, Young Mizo Association (YMA) For Conservation of Puansen Ram Forest Reserve
Representatives from BIOCONE had consultation meeting with committee members of Sihphir Venghlun Branch, Young Mizo Association (YMA) regarding conservation of Sihphir Venghlun YMA sanctuary called puansen ram (51 Ha. area) on August 12, 2015.
On November 11-12. 2015, Nine members...0 comment (s)
09 Nov 2015
BIOCONE observes Wildlife Week with 135 students from Govt Middle School I, Sihphir; Govt Middle School II, Sihphir and Govt High School, Sihphir, Mizoram at Sihphir Venghlun Community Hall. Nature awareness presentations were given by Dr. C. Lalhmingliana, senior advisor and Dr HT Lalremsanga...0 comment (s)
25 Oct 2015
Nest boxes can play a vital role as substitutes for hollows, providing nesting opportunities not only for birds but also for a wide range of wildlife. Tree hollows take a long time to form and usually occur in trees at least 100-200 years old. As a result of tree clearing, tree-hollows are an...0 comment (s)
16 Sep 2015
BIOCONE members met Mr Lalrinmawia, minister of state i/c Environment and Forest department regarding sighting of serow carcasses and informed him that by examining the samples from carcasses, BIOCONE members from Central Agriculture University, Selesih found out that the cause of the death was...0 comment (s)
26 May 2015
In collaboration with Department of Zoology, Pachhunga University College and Nature Conservation Foundation, Mysore, BIOCONE organized ‘State Level Workshop on Bird Monitoring and e-Bird’. It was an honor to have Dr. TR Shankar Rahman as the resource person. The workshop was chaired by Dr. C....0 comment (s)