National Seminar on “Geospatial Solutions for Resource Conservation and Management”

The Karnataka State Remote Sensing Applications Centre (KSRSAC) organized a National Seminar on “Geospatial Solutions for Resource Conservation and Management” at J N Tata Auditorium, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore on 18th & 19th January, 2012. The seminar was inaugurated by Dr.K.Kasturirangan, Member, Planning Commission, Govt. of India and Chairman, Karnataka Knowledge Commission, Govt. of Karnataka. About 280 scientists from all over the country attended the seminar and 72 papers were presented and discussed in 11 Technical Sessions viz. Agriculture – Soil Resources, Land Use / Land Cover, Watershed Management, Crop Acreage and Production Estimation, Earth Resources – Water Resources, Petroleum and Minerals, Environment and Disaster Management, Forest Resources, Tourism and Archaeology, Ocean Resource Management and Urban and Country Planning.