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If green causes and insect studies have always interested you, this piece of news is meant for you.
Bombay Natural History Society, has announced the 2013-14 batches of its popular online natural history courses in Biodiversity, Entomology (insect study) and Field Botany.
These courses, which are open to all, play a vital role in sensitising participants about the biodiversity of the country and the need for its conservation. The year-long courses give a first-hand learning experience about the chosen topic and give exposure to the natural world.
Weekly assignments and monthly course modules are sent to the participants online. The courses include regular field trips, field camps, project work and online expert guidance. On successful completion of the course, students will receive a certificate with appropriate grades from BNHS. Only last two days are left for registration.
Last date of application January 16
Call 9594929107 / 9223513425
Fee Rs 8,990 (Biodiversity), Rs 6,990 (Entomology) and Rs 4500 (Field Botany).