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Eco India: How a simple innovation in oyster farming has transformed the lives of these fisherwomen

Every week, Eco India brings you stories of innovations from across India and Europe, and the people who make them possible. Our top story this week takes us to coastal Maharashtra, where fisherwomen have been building bamboo structures in the creek behind their village to farm oysters, which, by consequence, also helps the environment around them.



Supervising Producer: Nooshin Mowla

Director of Photography: Mohammad Ismail Shaikh

Video Editor: Sujit Lad

Field Producer: Sijo Jose, Arun Nair

Assistant Producer: Shibika Suresh

Script & Executive Producer: Sannuta Raghu


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