Training Programme

Workshop/Training programmes

  • Sri Rajesh Kumar Mohapatra, Biologist, Nandankanan Zoological Park has undergone an interactive training programme on Zoological Information Management System (ZIMS) at Bhagwan Birsa Zoological Park, Ranchi organized by CZA and Species360 from 5th to 9th September, 2016.
  • A training programme on tranquilization with hands on practice was conducted for trainees of Chhattisgarh Forest Department at Nandankanan on 6th and 7th December 2016. A total of 30 personnel including forest officers and veterinarians have participated in this programme. 
  • Dr Debabrata Mohapatra, Specialist, Nandankanan Zoological Park has participated in a workshop on Veterinary Management of Reptiles at Madras Crocodile Bank Trust, Chennai from 16th to 18th January 2017.
  • A training programme on tranquilization with hands on practice was conducted at Nandankanan on 19th and 20th March 2017. The training programme was attended by 28 field staff from eight wildlife circles of Odisha. 

Exposure visit

  • Sri Sisir Kumar Acharya, Director, Nandankanan Biological Park and Sri Amulya Kumar Parida, Range Officer, Nandankanan Zoological Park had been to Nehru Zoological Park, Hyderabad, Chamarajendra Zoological Garden, Mysore and Arignar Anna Zoological Park, Chennai from 7th September 2016 to 14th September 2016.
  • Sri Pradeep Kumar Nandi, Livestock Inspector, Nandankanan Zoological Park and Sri Susant Kumar Behera, Forest Guard, Nandankanan Zoological Park had been to Alipore Zoological Garden, Kolkata, from 3rd November 2016 and 4th November 2016.

 

  • Training for Zoo Keepers on “Biodiversity Conservation” held at Nandankanan from 10th to 15th November, 2014 and 22 Zoo Keepers from 16 Zoos of 4 states participated.
  • Training on "Strengthening tranquilization team in the field establishment of Forest Department" held at Nandankanan from 17th to 18th November, 2014 and 25 trainees of 8 circles particiapted.
  • Mr. C. Mishra, OFS-I and Sri A.K. Parida, Range Officer visited Nehru Zoological Park, Hyderabad from 26th to 27th July, 2013 on exposure visit.
  • Six staff visited Indira Gandhi Zoological Park, Visakhapatnam from 20th to 23rd December, 2013 on exposure visit.
  • Six staff visited Sanjay Gandhi Biological Park, Patna from 13th to 17th January, 2014 on exposure visit.
  • Six staff visited Nehru Zoological Park, Hyderabad from 23rd to 28th January, 2014 on exposure visit.
  • Six staff visited Nehru Zoological Park, Hyderabad from 02.02.2014 to 07.02.2014 on exposure visit.
  • Sri P.K. Panda, Range Officer visited Sarthana Nature Park, Surat, Gujarat to see the established Butterfly Park.

Workshop

Dr. S.K. Sahu, VAS and Rajesh K. Mohapatra, Biologist have participated in a Conference/Workshop on "Reproduction and Welfare of Endangered Animals in Conservation Breeding" at CSIR-CCMB Laboratory for the Conservation of Endangered Species  (LaCONES), Hyderabad from 28th - 30th January, 2015.

A national level workshop on "Conservation Breeding of endangered species in Zoological Parks" has been organized by Nandankanan with the collaboration of Central Zoo Authority. Thirty six participants from 13 States had participated in the workshop from 16th to 19th September, 2013.

Sri A.K. Parida, Range Officer participated four days workshop at Jaipur, Rajasthan from 25th to 28th June, 2013.

Sri S.K. Sahu, Range Officer participated in workshop on "Building National capacity for Ex-situ Amphibian management and conservation" at Assam State Zoo, Guwahati from 8th to 14th December, 2013.