Foldscope training for schools near Deepor Beel

A foldscope training programme was organised by CEE North East at at Rajdhar Bora HS School, Azara, Guwahati on 26 May 2018. Three other schools on the banks of the Ramsar wetland Deepor Beel took part in the programme namely Mainakhorong MV School, Tarun Ram Phukan School, and Tetelia High School. Microscopic organisms recorded by…

Teachers Orientation on Foldscope

A teachers orientation programme on foldscope was conducted by CEE North East on 23rd March 2019 at Dadara H S School in Kamrup Rural district of Assam. Teachers from 11 schools participated in the programme. It was conducted by Dr. Simanta Kalita in which he taught the teachers to assemble a foldscope and how to…

Studying micro-organisms of Deepor Beel, Assam

Deepor Beel is a wetland of international importance, the only Ramsar site in Assam. It is rich in biodiversity. CEE North East team studied some water samples using foldsope. The following videos and photos are some examples of micro organisms seen under foldscope. A zoomed photo and video of Daphnia can be seen below. Another…