Conservation education

Conservation education is an important part of information dissemination aimed at spreading the message of nature conservation. As part of this, nature awareness camps are conducted in Eravikulam National Park in the nature education centre, Munnar. The centre is equipped with facilities like TV, DVD, LCD Projector and educative materials on nature conservation. 49 nature camps were conducted in 2010-11 in which 1853 participants took part. 88% of the camps were for students and 12% for nature clubs and other organizations