The Bee Garden Project

The Bee Garden Project

  The Bee Garden Project aims to highlight the importance of ‘functional biodiversity’ and draw attention to the role of non-honey bee pollinators in an urban context. Solitary bees are important pollinators that ‘buzz-pollinate’ plants such as brinjal, tomato...
The ocean on a plate

The ocean on a plate

This project aims to expand the reach of responsible seafood culture by nurturing awareness and appreciation for marine life. Know Your Fish (https://www.knowyourfish.org.) is a responsible seafood initiative. We work towards helping seafood consumers from the west...
Flash cards on Common spiders and insects

Flash cards on Common spiders and insects

This project will produce a set of about 60 easy to use flashcards on common spiders and insects that one will come across in and around Bengaluru city. The flashcards will have fun educational content on the natural history, interesting behaviour, useful identifying...
The Why and How of Bengaluru’s Biodiversity

The Why and How of Bengaluru’s Biodiversity

Citizen Matters and Mongabay India will research, develop and publish stories and short videos on “The why and how of Bengaluru’s biodiversity”: This includes 2 guidebooks [guidelines for reporting on urban environment targeting journalists & best practices for...
Know your urban wildlife

Know your urban wildlife

This project is a collaboration between Cafe Oikos and FERAL to make urban wildlife more accessible to the urban citizen. Cafe Oikos will expand its series of talks by a series of nature walks in Bengaluru, showing how much is there to discover in your immediate...