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Researcher @WOTRIndia who provide Spatial solutions. Expert in #Remotesensing #GIS. Applied research related to #Land #Water #EcosystemServices.

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Joined Twitter 5/22/13


#PSLV-C47 carrying Cartosat-3 and 13 USA nanosatellites lifts off from Sriharikota https://t.co/BBA9QQ2AVd
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11/27
2019
#NowReading: Mapping soil erosion using satellite remote-sensing. Check out the study co-authored by two @ICRAF sci… https://t.co/eq9PcerAMd
Retweeted by Vijayasekaran Duraisamy- Interrogating #CauveryCalling:- "Now v serious issue that must cause concern is raising of public interest/ money… https://t.co/a8nE7Uu3aX
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11/24
2019
The idea of a wasteland is itself a political construct...Many of these have been common areas for centuries and to… https://t.co/6Z5etsj7MA
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11/17
2019
@UNCCDcso @ishafoundation @UNCCD @SadhguruJV @IshaUSA @IshaLeadership @UNCCDLibrary @India4Land @UNCCDcbm @ishavidhya @rallyforrivers 🤭🤭
11/16
2019
Great tips and suggestions on blogging from @fp2p https://t.co/KZB9L32EkK loved some of the tips like the "throat… https://t.co/XmkPTTHY1U
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10/30
2019
Deep Depression over Arabian Sea intensified into Cyclonic Storm 'KYARR' at 0830 hrs IST of 25th Oct. It is very li… https://t.co/YmDrlnM2wk
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10/25
2019
Interesting 3 day event lot of learning in new development and scalable applications of Big Data in Agriculture Con… https://t.co/MPyMDzJCAN
10/18
2019
Telangana sitting on atomic time bomb as high levels of uranium concentration found in groundwater… https://t.co/XGpW8y8yah
Retweeted by Vijayasekaran DuraisamyNOAA and FSI. Both publicly-funded institutions producing earth-observation data/products of public/scientific inte… https://t.co/ZdAh5h4yNb
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10/13
2019
@Indian_Rivers @fishconserve The link provided is not working properly
10/10
2019
A tale of eco-friendliness on an Indian savanna. Eco-friendly Step One: conserve soil by contour trenching / gully… https://t.co/c4Y2Hl0HVV
Retweeted by Vijayasekaran DuraisamyActivists blame the Maharashtra government for the recent deluge in Kolhapur, alleging that flood lines of the Panc… https://t.co/CX907VxNqW
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10/6
2019
“The beneficial impacts on #soil health and functionality include combatting droughts, reducing soil diseases and s… https://t.co/YeisCYXyWU
Retweeted by Vijayasekaran Duraisamy- Mobile app developed to generate centralised digital database of smaller #wetlands (2.2 ha) across country. Such… https://t.co/VCc1IQg8El
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10/3
2019
New study: Restoration helps degraded rainforests recover tree diversity and store carbon https://t.co/y2AkFjKdr3https://t.co/cmfqTSKqeT
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10/2
2019
Mother Dairy slashed the retail price of token milk by Rs 4 per litre in a bid to encourage consumers to cut down o… https://t.co/NYeKYlaMDC
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10/1
2019
-Tree plantation program undr #Cauvery Calling cld create unintended, unforeseen social, ecological consequences as… https://t.co/vXz0hJKGF0
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9/25
2019
‘Keeladi-An Urban Settlement of Sangam Age on Banks of #River Vaigai’:-Results from 4th excavations suggest that “2… https://t.co/xMoYIdylyj
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9/22
2019
Our brand-new Drought Toolbox launched at #UNCCDCOP14 will enable drought-prone countries to design better… https://t.co/L8KCgSWiOG
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9/20
2019
Simply put: Manual scavenger https://t.co/IXSlCpcetO
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9/19
2019
@Bidisha_wander @WOTRIndia Hi No it happened in Pune onlyMy presentation and inputs to Godavari River Rejuvenation DPR preparation consultation meeting organized by Indian… https://t.co/5t8btFzIBU
9/18
2019
Or, you could also restore soil carbon by NOT planting trees on natural native savanna grasslands in India.… https://t.co/KCGnv8Ufqh
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9/16
2019
About the size of an electric shaver, this innovation from @ButterflyNetInc is bringing life-saving tech to remote… https://t.co/dwd4vN6WAm
Retweeted by Vijayasekaran DuraisamyNew @WorldBank report finds that worsening water quality is reducing economic growth. Learn more on worsening… https://t.co/6kwZb3jFtZ
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9/13
2019
What do you want to know about climate change? Send your #ClimateCurious questions to @ACDI_UCT and our experts wil… https://t.co/45luFL3QSb
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9/12
2019
The weak land-use and forestry databases across developing countries and the ability of governments to tweak number… https://t.co/fjO1EOma9a
9/11
2019
Join us tomorrow, 11th September, 6pm to 8pm, for a side event that @giz_gmbh and @ELD_Initiative will co-host toge… https://t.co/7zb5p3Q5Un
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9/10
2019
We are at Stall No. 21 at the #UNCCDCOP14 where we are sharing many unique & innovative aspects of our work, includ… https://t.co/mM5oh8mZip
Retweeted by Vijayasekaran DuraisamyDesertification in Gujarat has been a cause of worry for decades now. It was known in 1970s when the first conventi… https://t.co/ub4GkfVmV5We in India,take pride in using remote sensing and space technology for multiple applications, including land restoration: PM
Retweeted by Vijayasekaran DuraisamyI am happy to state that India would be happy to help other friendly countries develop land restoration strategies… https://t.co/HZq7QXgaKA
Retweeted by Vijayasekaran DuraisamyI would like to announce that India would raise its ambition of the total area that would be restored from its land… https://t.co/HI71I6Duji
Retweeted by Vijayasekaran DuraisamyMy Government has announced that India will put an end to single use plastic in the coming years. I believe the ti… https://t.co/Q2Q0bZqpna
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9/9
2019
You can also read more about some of our top-level findings, insights and lessons in this blog:… https://t.co/R66FM9onhe
Retweeted by Vijayasekaran DuraisamyThe #EbolaOutbreak in the #DRC has been declared the 2nd largest in history. Since August 2018, @UN has been worki… https://t.co/rajP2znK06
Retweeted by Vijayasekaran DuraisamyWe need much more investments in the type of help countries need for #landrestoration. We need more action and less… https://t.co/IPuBxb4LSC
Retweeted by Vijayasekaran DuraisamyAnd that's a wrap! 3 days of discussions to advance the GEO Work Programme to ensure #earthobservations make an im… https://t.co/vHodhAYZnc
Retweeted by Vijayasekaran DuraisamyJoin us tomorrow at #UNCCDCOP14 for breakfast and to learn about the GEO LDN initiative on #SDG15 #lifeonland with… https://t.co/nLhjzBkHg7
Retweeted by Vijayasekaran DuraisamyOur role in @REgreenAfrica is to enhance the ability of countries to assess the economic costs of #landdegradation,… https://t.co/4ky46Jmbnm
Retweeted by Vijayasekaran DuraisamyLand degradation assessment @ landscape level require additional and finer #earthobservations data @ESA_EO @Bhuvanite @WOTRIndiaParticipating in a Side event by @GEOSEC2025 - Land degradation neutrality using earth observations data @UNCCDhttps://t.co/qlTW9akSdRParticipating in side event #COP14 GEO-Land degradation neutrality (LDN) earth observations for effective land degr… https://t.co/x14S2j02ug
9/6
2019
Interesting discussions on Landscape Restoration Opportunities - Side event at #UNCCDCOP14 by @WRIIndia @IUCN https://t.co/1mTZtWXt05#DYK How 2 estimate #soilorganiccarbon in the context of #LandDegradationNeutrality planning&monitoring? Follow the… https://t.co/nVZgcbuwHg
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9/5
2019
UN Puts India in 'Shameful' List of 38 Countries for Reprisals on Rights Activists https://t.co/V6NAJgZJ9A via @thewire_in
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9/2
2019
Stakeholders consultations on Ecosystem Based Natural Resource Management and Adaptation projects at @WOTRIndia Pun… https://t.co/Snu4m9wcJk
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8/30
2019
What are #exotics #weeds #invasives . Part 1/4 of our collab with @WWFINDIA @atree_org @elephantfamilyhttps://t.co/DKDPwZdkeO
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8/29
2019
Brazil has seen 100,000 fire alerts in 10 days, but it's not just the Amazon — one map shows how much of South Amer… https://t.co/IKw53loaLw
Retweeted by Vijayasekaran DuraisamyCrops on over 4 lakh hectares of land damaged in #Maharashtra floods https://t.co/CHGWpR3URm via @the_hindu #floodshttps://t.co/72rJ5P2at9
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8/26
2019
In charts: Water is more expensive for the poor than the rich – a new report calculates by how much https://t.co/maEx7SSsTF
Retweeted by Vijayasekaran DuraisamyThese two disturbing images illustrate the extent of the fires that are blazing through the Amazon right now. On… https://t.co/wLhBrHHTCu
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8/24
2019
Take a look at the first Moon image captured by #Chandrayaan2 #VikramLander taken at a height of about 2650 km from… https://t.co/QK9onuAK3C
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8/23
2019
A continuous degradation of land leads to a number of problems. These may arise due to changes in the biophysical e… https://t.co/hcMNvFsuSV
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8/22
2019
Why are countries across the world investing their resources to reach the Moon's South Pole? Read on to find out.… https://t.co/93qYGdoY0o
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8/20
2019
The @IPCC_CH Special Report on Climate Change and Land has been approved! #SRCCL https://t.co/qtiRZT3Cju
Retweeted by Vijayasekaran Duraisamy. @plantvillage and @IITA_CGIAR are using #machinelearning to help farmers grow better cassava, a crop that provide… https://t.co/71kth5e86A
Retweeted by Vijayasekaran DuraisamyHow is Earth Observation data contributing towards climate #resilience and #climatechange #adaptation? Find out in… https://t.co/hGPB3AWNW2
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8/7
2019
#ClimateChange, #LandDegradation and #MassExtinction are all connected. A systems approach which includes sustaina… https://t.co/AqNTWJZc0X
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8/6
2019
MAPPED OUT: 164 people were killed defending the environment across the world in 2018, according to a report by non… https://t.co/lWdVEA7oHR
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7/31
2019
Chandrayaan 2 is ready to take a billion dreams to the Moon — now stronger than ever before! Join us for the launch… https://t.co/txnP9stDHX
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7/19
2019
Feeding 10 billion people sustainably by 2050 requires closing three gaps: a 56% food gap, a 593 million-hectare la… https://t.co/aDBbGQwBLO
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7/18
2019
The Indian Armed Forces too, have lost 900 soldiers to suicide in the last seven years. To put it in context, that… https://t.co/qrsl9KibVo
Retweeted by Vijayasekaran Duraisamy'Nal se Jal' plan: Water, sanitation may attract Rs 6.3L cr investment in next 5 yrs, says report https://t.co/q02itegJDA
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7/15
2019
"ISRO is now embarking on one of the most complex missions since its inception - that of launching Chandrayaan 2",… https://t.co/JG6keQ5liX
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7/13
2019
Chennai has been grappling with an acute water crisis over the past four months. https://t.co/M0rNRYE64O
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7/12
2019
Land degradation affects 1/5 of the Earth’s land area + the lives of 1 billion people, says report on #SDGs progres… https://t.co/a27RE4gPPr
Retweeted by Vijayasekaran DuraisamyCan we feed 10 billion people? I’m optimistic that we can if we invest in research that will help poor farmers adap… https://t.co/JG9t0gO5cY
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7/10
2019
Land degradation at alarming rate in India & requires immediate attention.@WOTRIndia is doing research on economic… https://t.co/7bQ7cn8n8y
7/7
2019
#Water scarcity is one of the greatest challenges of our time. How we can address it in #agriculture 👇 💧… https://t.co/rA4Fr5022v
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7/5
2019
Keep learning, stretch yourself into the growth zone. https://t.co/cSrnc7fPth
Retweeted by Vijayasekaran DuraisamyHon’ble Union Minister,Ministry of Jal Shakti,Shri Ganjendra Singh Shekhawat quotes,“We all will have to come toget… https://t.co/lyh8HIE9Ok
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7/2
2019
What is the current state of #finance for #climate #adaptation in developing countries? How can it be increased?… https://t.co/nFhcBsA7W2
Retweeted by Vijayasekaran DuraisamySoil erosion affects soil health and productivity which decreases 📉 the quantity and quality of the food we eat. 🍏… https://t.co/9fH5fCr6le
Retweeted by Vijayasekaran DuraisamyWhat do you see in the freshly minted #UNCCDCOP14 logo unveiled at the #2019WDCD celebrations in #India 🇮🇳?… https://t.co/KLdTgo0pIX
Retweeted by Vijayasekaran Duraisamy#News this week - The threat of #desertification increases in 26 of 29 states - Karnataka's several large #rivers c… https://t.co/vcfQKDImMT
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6/20
2019
Scientists identify new strain of wolbachia that may help control #dengue @dineshcsharma @TVVen @IndiaDSThttps://t.co/Tqzp1rCPhp
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6/9
2019
Mumbai’s 2nd-largest natural area Thane #creek needs to be saved https://t.co/7lHA3mHqGG @PuneCliC
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6/5
2019
"He fell in love with Kashmir. He was desperately waiting to come to Kashmir this year.” But now, Ahmad continued,… https://t.co/drFTszHAy7
Retweeted by Vijayasekaran Duraisamy🇮🇳#ISROMissions 🇮🇳 #Chandrayaan2 The Challenges of Moon landing https://t.co/mpMyC6vpgn
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6/4
2019
How can #rainwater harvesting help overcome the continuous #dry spells the country witnesses?… https://t.co/iKqPh8jDWD
Retweeted by Vijayasekaran DuraisamyOne million species at risk of extinction, UN report warns https://t.co/pxTHZPVbXC
Retweeted by Vijayasekaran DuraisamyThe never ending search for #water worsens in Beed district, Maharashtra https://t.co/kWpzx6W7vD https://t.co/Nfe3AwHkBW
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6/2
2019
India to get normal #rainfall, says the second stage forecast of the Indian #monsoon by IMD https://t.co/jS9LTYneeX https://t.co/KUAJCRc2pV
Retweeted by Vijayasekaran DuraisamyPlastic River in Delhi. #dallupuradrain @UPGovt (pls take action because this is property of UP irrigation depart… https://t.co/bFfgRzes3D
Retweeted by Vijayasekaran Duraisamy❌ Lung cancer. ❌ Asthma. ❌ Heart Disease. Air pollution has the same effect on our bodies to that of smoking tob… https://t.co/EQE3vVs2A5
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6/1
2019
How have agro-met services been deployed in #Maharashtra, #India and how have farmers responded? @WOTRIndia and… https://t.co/xcD3FfhlF2
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5/27
2019
🆘Stop scrolling! The loss of biodiversity affects us all. 🍏The food we eat depends on it. 🌬️The air we breathe… https://t.co/7QjyBsmVYn
Retweeted by Vijayasekaran Duraisamy🇮🇳 #ISROMissions 🇮🇳 #PSLVC46 #RISAT2B: 3.6m Radial Rib Antenna, a new complex technology successfully deployed in-orbit.
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5/22
2019
How have agro-met services been deployed in #Maharashtra, #India and how have farmers responded? @WOTRIndia and… https://t.co/zA2c0P8S5U
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5/16
2019
🇮🇳#ISROmissions 🇮🇳 #PSLV-C46 set to launch #RISAT-2B from Satish Dhawan Space Centre in Sriharikota at 0527 Hrs IST… https://t.co/pNyQQaUplE
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5/11
2019
What are the 5 direct drivers of change in nature with largest relative global impacts? 1: Change in land & sea us… https://t.co/kYzwoA2AGj
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5/7
2019
True #innovation does not stem from applying the ‘latest’ trendy #technology to a problem without careful thought.… https://t.co/vKZr3E5GIG
Retweeted by Vijayasekaran DuraisamyInnovating for our future of food and agriculture How innovations are helping bring the number of hungry down to z… https://t.co/XnK4ar86TK
Retweeted by Vijayasekaran DuraisamyA village of 80 families near Nashik in Maharashtra. Water has dried up. The old source has been dug deeper. Now on… https://t.co/KCGDpBOGo4
Retweeted by Vijayasekaran DuraisamyWe all are quick to criticise @Indiametdept when rains don’t come on time or there is a weather-related disaster le… https://t.co/sQsQmrfcsX
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5/5
2019
The BJP manifesto talks about ‘piped water connection for all’ by 2024 and the Congress promises to put water conse… https://t.co/dPIvtbunvH
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4/27
2019
#Gujarat:- #Farmers groups call for govt intervention after #PepsiCo sued 4 farmers asking them to pay ₹1.05 cr eac… https://t.co/dzF7Hgsk35
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4/26
2019

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