forest division officers of Ramanathapuram district launched fishlings into waterbodies on the 5 hen sanctuaries within the district on Saturday, to feed the native and migratory birds.
The fishlings had been launched within the waterbodies at Therthangal, Chithirangudi, Kanjirankulam, Mela Selvanoor- Keela Selvanoor and Sakkarakottai sanctuaries.
They had been launched primarily based on the directions of A.S. Marimuthu, Wildlife Warden. S. Ganesalingam, Assistant Conservator of Forests; S. Sathish, Forest Vary Officer, Ramanathapuram; E. Rajasekar, Forester, forest guards, anti-poaching watchers and villagers had been current on the occasion.
Mr. Sathish stated that the fishlings had been launched utilizing funds from Built-in Improvement of Wildlife Habitat.
A sum of ₹10,000 was allotted for every Therthangal,Chithirangudi, Kanjirankulam, Mela Selvanoor- Keela Selvanoor hen sanctuaries and a couple of,000 fishlings had been launched in every of the sanctuaries. A sum of ₹5,000 was allotted for Sakkarakottai hen sanctuary and 1,000 fishlings had been launched into the waterbody on the sanctuary, he added.