ALOYSIAN CENTRE FOR KOLE WETLAND STUDIES AND RESEARCH (ACKWSR)
The Kole Wetland Centre is a visionary project that has the potential to make a significant contribution to the conservation of wetlands and the education of the public about the importance of these ecosystems. It has the potential to become a valuable resource for stake holders, local community and for the environment. Aloysian Kole Wetland Centre is act as a centre for conservation, education and knowledge dissemination. It is located in the Kole Wetlands of Thrissur, a Ramsar site of international importance.
Mission & Vision
The centre's mission is to promote the conservation, awareness and sustainable development of the Kole wetlands in Kerala. The Kole Wetland Centre would provide a number of benefits to the local community and to the environment. The centre would help to protect and restore the Kole Wetlands, which are an important habitat for a variety of fauna and flora. The centre would also provide educational opportunities for the public about the importance of wetlands, and would help to raise awareness of the need to protect these important ecosystems.
ACKWSR undertakes a variety of research and conservation activities, including: