The Birdman of Chorão


A documentary of an unsung Green Hero from Goa


Uday Mandrekar, a boatman, is now known as the Birdman of Chorão Island of Goa, for his in-depth knowledge of local avian life and his undying zeal to clean and protect the mangroves. TERI and the U.S. Consulate General Mumbai have come together to gather stories of unsung Green Heroes from India's western region.

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Academicians
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College student/Graduates
Policy Makers
Secondary school students
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Biodiversity
Coastal region
Ecotourism
Environment education
Forest biodiversity
Hazardous waste
Lakes
Mangroves
Marine ecosystem
Waste treatment
Water pollution

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