Department of Geology conducted a webinar on the title ‘Natural Coastal Hazard Assessment Techniques’ on 31stAugust 2021 through Google Meet. The programme commenced with the prayer song by Ms. AP. Anusha, III B.Sc. Geology. Ms G. Shailaja of III B.Sc. Geology welcomed the gathering.
Ms. R. Suba Dharani of III B.Sc. Geology introduced the Guest Speaker. The Guest speaker Dr. J. SRIGANESH, Principal Scientist(NTCPWC)DOE, IITM, Chennai in his speech gave a brief introduction to Natural Coastal Hazard in India Coastal states and coastline. He also explained the Causes of Coastal Hazards and costal inlet erosion, etc. He then detailed the Geomorphology of coasts, shores and Landforms. He clearly pointed out the difference between hazards and disasters. He concluded the speech by explaining the erosional hazards mitigation.
The programme came to an end with the vote of thanks delivered by Ms. B. Bhargavi of II B.Sc. Geology.