App for Mangroves

Asia's first mobile app on the mangrove ecosystem

Godrej develops Asia's first mobile app to identify mangrove species and understand mangrove ecosystem

 
Biodiversity

A haven for diverse wildlife

Godrej mangroves is a protected paradise for diverse fauna like bugs and beetles, butterflies, birds, spiders, amphibians and reptiles, mammals and several aquatic species

 
Importance of Ecosystem

A coastal savior that mitigates erosion and pollution

Godrej mangroves protect East coast of Mumbai from soil erosion and sequester carbon to mitigate climate change

 
Nature Trail

A living laboratory for research and learning

Every year thousands of citizens from Mumbai Metropolitan Region learn about biodiversity and importance of mangrove ecosystem at Godrej mangroves in our nature walks

 
Mangrove App launch by CM

Godrej Mangrove Mobile App Launch

Godrej has developed a mobile app to enable interested individuals and organizations to identify mangrove plant species. The app covers 24 mangrove and mangrove associate species found in Maharashtra. The users have the choice to identify species based on leaf shape, flower color and the name of the species.
The app was launched by Mr. Devendra Fadnavis, Honorable Chief Minister, Maharashtra, with Dr. Mrs. Pheroza J Godrej and Ms. Nyrika Crishna Holkar on 12 July 2017. Dr. N. Vasudevan, CCF Mangrove Cell and Mr.Pravinsinh Pardeshi, Principal Secretary graced the occasion as well. In her speech, Mrs Godrej expressed the commitment of the Godrej Group towards the conservation of the Pirojshanagar mangroves. Mr. Fadnavis acknowledged the contribution of the Godrej family in the sustainable development of the nation. He appreciated the App's role in bringing information about the mangrove ecosystem to the citizens' finger tips.

Contact us

 
 

Registered Head Office

Wetland Management Services Department

c/o Environmental Engineering Services Department,
Near Gate 7,
Godrej & Boyce Mfg Co Ltd,
Vikhroli East, Mumbai 400 079
Phone: +91-22-67961097
Email: mangroves@godrej.com