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Helpless “Environmental Refugees” with DMC, NBRO

Helpless “Environmental Refugees” with DMC, NBRO

By Kusal Perera – dailymirror.lk There is some sunshine falling through now, despite a grey sky. Whole of last week was about flash floods and landslides in most parts of...

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How about ‘elevated jogging track’ in place of missing south bund on Kelani left bank?

How about ‘elevated jogging track’ in place of missing south bund on Kelani left bank?

island.lk When it was realised that the over 100-year-old Dutch-built Gothatuwa bund was not able to protect the whole of Colombo from a major flood of the Kelani river, a...

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‘Imported fertilizer could be a threat to food security’-Soil Science academic warns

‘Imported fertilizer could be a threat to food security’-Soil Science academic warns

 Soft-rot in Potato and Onion caused by Erwina The company has produced an independent laboratory testing report obtained from Schutter Global Inspection and Survey Company Ltd. indicating that the samples...

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Parakrama Samudraya, 1978 flood, and strength of tank bund

Parakrama Samudraya, 1978 flood, and strength of tank bund

By Palitha Manchanayake Former Irrigation Engineer, Sri Lanka and Hydrologist/Flood Forecaster to the Commonwealth Bureau of Meteorology, Sydney, Australia In this article, the author wishes to highlight his experience during...

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