Located in the southwest, Kochi is home to a mangrove bird sanctuary. Vembanad Lake, the largest Ramsar wetland in South India can also be found nearby. These biodiversity sites face challenges from rapid urbanization and unplanned growth, clogging and blocking of natural canals due to waste and a lack of coordination in tackling these serious problems.
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RT @ICLEI: Rapid urbanization and the #ClimateCrisis are pressuring natural ecosystems. To protect them, cities are mapping their natural a…