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Sejal Mehta is currently the editor at Marine Life of Mumbai, the flagship project of Coastal Conservation Foundation. Her past work includes Lonely Planet Magazine India, National Geographic Traveller India amongst others. She is a published author of children's books and fiction.
In this podcast, Sejal talks to us about the creatures that inhabit Mumbai’s beaches, how empowering citizenry with knowledge can increase their awareness about climate change and how important it is to think of Mumbai’s shorelines as a living, breathing thing.
01:07 – Marine Life of Mumbai
17:38 – Social media and MLoM’s Instagram account
22:06 – Coastwise- an intertidal zone festival/celebration
26:06 – Outreach to the younger generation
28:31 – All about mangroves
31:29 – Cleaning up of beaches
33:58 – Media and spreading awareness