The purpose of this lab is to make aware students about environment and the natural processes around us.
Topics we cover: -
Some interesting activities like:
- Weather experiments with advanced instruments to initiate the interest in weather study.
- Water monitoring.
- Pollution monitoring.
- Soil analysis etc.
Equipment/ experimental setups - The lab show cases unique samples of rocks and minerals, the advanced technology of GPS, navigation and Google earth are introduced to the students.
Uniqueness/ speciality -Apart from interesting activities, Nature Trails are organized every year to enthuse them towards the study of Bio-diversity. Exclusive bio-diversity Conservation program -GREEN CHAMPS: was conducted to motivate students for nature conservation, in association with Conservation Education Centre (CEC) of Bombay Natural History Society (BNHS) on 21st and 22/11/09. So far Nature trails to Kass plateau, Anand valley, and Pargaon for the study of organic farming are conducted.
This lab helps to make students aware of the environment and nature, which will help them to develop a positive attitude towards it. The potential of solar, wind and hydro energy is taught, thus to give an idea of the power of the natural and pure energy.