15 Feb Begining of Neyyar Metamorphosis: Dr.Thrivikramji.K.P.
The Neyyar tin Trivandrum dist. attracted an indepth assessment in the mid 80’s by a team of researchers from the Univ. of Kerala. Uncontrolled removal of channel sand and flood plain mud from on land drove the river to literal death. Aquatoic diversity of life nearly narrowed. Channel shape disfigured.and even during the base flow in summer river crossings became treacherous.
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