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.