Bheri Owner

Threats to the Business if Fisheries

This video is part of a series of short documentaries created by students at Jadavpur University, Kolkata to raise awareness about the value of East Kolkata Wetlands to the city and the world at large.

In this video, bheri (fish pond) owners Sukumar and Bhabesh Biswas discuss the reasons behind the decline in profitability of the sewage fed fishery business.

These films were produced under the guidance of Professor Sanjeev Chatterjee of the University of Miami during his Fulbright-Nehru Visiting Professorship at the School of Media, Communication and Culture, Jadavpur University, Kolkata