OZONE LAYER CONSERVATION DAY HELD AT REGIONAL SCIENCE CITY
LUCKNOW: Regional Science City, Lucknow in collaboration with Directorate of Environment, UP commemorated the I’nternational Ozone Layer Conservation Day’ on September 15 and 16. On the concluding day of the celebration on Saturday, written quiz contests on ‘Ozone and Our Environment’ were organised for school students and in a collage making contest students presented their collage on the topic ‘Ozone Layer Conservation: Our duties’ and thereby gave message about our responsibility to protect the environment. Besides, students from government schools from rural areas visited the Regional Science City, Lucknow and took part in a painting contest and puppet show organised during the event. PK Srivastava, ex senior scientist retired from CSIR-CDRI, Lucknow represented through entertaining cartoons on how the ozone depletion is affecting our climate and environment and threw light on the importance of ozone layer and its conservation.