Dimapur, April 22: A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) was signed between Land Resources Department (LRD) and Kohima Science College (KSC) on April 21 at the Directorate of Land Resources.
The MoU was signed by the Director of LRD, T Renben Lotha, and the Principal of KSC, Dr. Lily Sema.
The areas of collaboration would especially be on: acquiring reagents and participate in undertaking water quality analysis of the springs through the Chemistry Department, KSC; undertaking hydro-geological studies/surveys in all the 12 districts of the State of Nagaland of the identified springs/springshed through the Geology Department, KSC; and bringing out the 2nd edition of the spring inventory of the State. The Department has already brought out the 1st edition.
The partnership shall be for a period of one year initially and would be further extended if necessary.
The Department also expressed keen interest to collaborate with the KSC and take advantage of the vast pool of scientific resources, including student community, available at Kohima Science College, at a mutually agreed-upon area of study. (Page News Service)