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How long will the Kottooli wetlands, one of the last remaining green patches in Kozhikode city, survive? Fast facing degradation due to rapid urbanization, encroachment and waste dumping, nature lovers and environment activists have long sought the government to take concrete measures to protect this ecologically significant stretch of nature right in the heart of the city. It was the Kerala Sasthra Sahithya Parishad’s (KSSP) turn last month at its district conference to deplore unregulated construction activities in the sensitive region and government apathy. The KSSP pointed out several instances of illegal constructions in the wetlands in violation of Coastal Regulation Zone Act and urged the authorities to remove them. The Parishad also asked for it to be included in the comprehens...

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