What is the role of local community members and volunteers in conserving a lake body?

  • Become aware of the existence and importance of the lake in the neighborhood.
  • Ensure inlets and outlets are not blocked.
  • Take interest to educate the violators not to dump debris and other pollutants .
  • Keep vigilance on the encroachment and inform the concerned Government Dept to act upon it .
  • Participate in shramadhan or plantation drive to enhance bio-diversity and health of the lake .
  • Use the lake regularly and responsibly; teach the younger generation on the importance of conserving the lakes.