May 19, 2021
Unsustainable development and the disappearance of mangroves, wetlands and water bodies is destroying India’s coastlines. The damage has impacted fishing communities, their economies, fish catches and adjoining urban areas. Recurring natural disasters like cyclones and manmade structures like ports pose a serious danger to our coasts. Coastal conservation experts Aarthi Sridhar and Naveen Namboothri speak to All Indians Matter.