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                    Convenor Sumaira Abdulali taking measurements of noise during Janmashthami 2013
                Maximum decibel level recorded at a Dahi Handi at Ghatkopar 106.8 decibels
Read the Report Janmasthami 2013
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      Read the Report Janmashthami 2010../Noise_Press_Coverage/Entries/2010/7/7_No_private_helipads_in_country__Jairam_Ramesh.html../Noise_Reports/Entries/2013/8/29_Report_on_noise_levels_Janmasthami_2013.html../Noise_Reports/Entries/2012/8/10_Report_on_Noise_levels_Janmasthami_2012.html../Noise_Reports/Entries/2010/8/2_Report_noise_Janmashtmi_2010.htmlshapeimage_2_link_0shapeimage_2_link_1shapeimage_2_link_2shapeimage_2_link_3
Report on Shiv Sena Dassera Rally 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013../Noise_Reports/Entries/2011/10/24_Report_on_Shiv_Senas_Dassera_Rally_2012,_2011,_2010.htmlshapeimage_4_link_0
Report on Diwali Noise levels 2013
Report on Firecracker testing 2013
Report on Diwali Noise levels 2012
Report on Firecracker testing 2012

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Convenor Sumaira Abdulali taking measurements of noise Ganpati  2013
Read the Report final day Ganpati 2103
Read the Report 5th day Ganpati 2013
Read the Report noise levels from dhol-tasha practice for Ganpati 2013
Dr Kalyani Mandke’s Report on health effects of vibration from dhol-tashsa
Read the Report final day Ganpati 2012
../Noise_Reports/Entries/2013/9/19_Report_on_noise_10th_day_to_Ganpati.html../Noise_Reports/Entries/2013/9/14_Report_on_Noise_levels_5th_day_Ganpati_2013.html../Noise_Reports/Entries/2013/9/7_Report_on_Dhol-Tasha_practice_2013.html../Noise_Reports/Entries/2012/9/22_Dr_Kalyani_Mandkes_Report_on_noise_and_vibration.html../Noise_Reports/Entries/2012/9/30_Report_on_Noise_levels_final_day_Ganpati_2012.htmlshapeimage_6_link_0shapeimage_6_link_1shapeimage_6_link_2shapeimage_6_link_3shapeimage_6_link_4

THE LINK BETWEEN POLITICIANS AND SAND MINING IN AND AROUND MUMBAI
BY
LAIKA ABDULALI
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Links

Citizens’ Noise Map facebook page
https://www.facebook.com/citizensnoisemapawaazfoundation

Noise Watch free downloadable App for iPhone and android phone:
iPhone:
https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/noise-meter-eoe/id486395795?mt=8

Android:
https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.tsystems.humanSensor 

Map:
http://eyeonearth.org/map/NoiseWatch/

MITRA (Movement against Intimidation, Threat and Revenge against Activists):
www.mitraindia.net 

Sand Wars by Denis Delestrac:
http://www.imdb.com/title/tt2713680/

Awaaz Foundation Wikipedia:
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Awaaz_Foundation

Ashoka Foundation:
http://www.ashoka.org/sabdulali

Bombay Natural History Society:
http://www.bnhs.org/

Sanskar India:
http://www.sif.org.in/

Ministry of Environment and Forests:
www.moef.nic.in

Maharashtra Pollution Control Board:
http://mpcb.gov.in/

Mapu Association:
http://www.noalamina.org/english/

Karmayog.org discussion site on private helipads:
http://www.karmayog.org/messages/message.aspx?id=2314
https://www.facebook.com/citizensnoisemapawaazfoundationhttps://itunes.apple.com/us/app/noise-meter-eoe/id486395795?mt=8https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.tsystems.humanSensorhttp://eyeonearth.org/map/NoiseWatch/http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Awaaz_Foundationhttp://www.ashoka.org/sabdulalihttp://bnhs.org/http://www.sif.org.inhttp://www.moef.nic.inhttp://mpcb.gov.inhttp://www.noalamina.org/english/http://www.karmayog.org/messages/message.aspx?id=2314shapeimage_8_link_0shapeimage_8_link_1shapeimage_8_link_2shapeimage_8_link_3shapeimage_8_link_4shapeimage_8_link_5shapeimage_8_link_6shapeimage_8_link_7shapeimage_8_link_8shapeimage_8_link_9shapeimage_8_link_10shapeimage_8_link_11

Volunteer Faiz Abdulali recording the heavy metal content of firecrackers

Read the Report  Heavy metal content of firecrackers 2012

Heavy metal content of firecrackers 2013

Premiere of ‘Sand Wars’ at the Champs Elysees, Paris May 2013.
     http://www.imdb.com/title/tt2713680/
Letter to Union Environment Minister to include sand mining in the International Convention of Biodiversity, Conference of  Parties12  in 2014http://www.imdb.com/title/tt2713680/../Sand_dredging/Entries/2013/7/22_Letter_to_Environment_Minister_to_include_sand_mining_in_the_official_Agenda_of_CBD_Cop_12.html../Sand_dredging/Entries/2013/7/22_Letter_to_Environment_Minister_to_include_sand_mining_in_the_official_Agenda_of_CBD_Cop_12.htmlshapeimage_11_link_0shapeimage_11_link_1shapeimage_11_link_2
Read the History of the Anti-Noise Pollution Campaign in India by Volunteer Faiz Abdulali
The Anti-Noise Pollution Campaign in India../Noise_advocacy/Entries/2013/8/5_The_Anti_-_Noise_pollution_campaign_in_India_by_Faiz_Abdulali.htmlshapeimage_12_link_0
iPhone:
https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/noise-meter-eoe/id486395795?mt=8

Android:
https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.tsystems.humanSensor 

Map:
http://eyeonearth.org/map/NoiseWatch/
https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/noise-meter-eoe/id486395795?mt=8https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/noise-meter-eoe/id486395795?mt=8https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.tsystems.humanSensorhttps://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.tsystems.humanSensorhttp://eyeonearth.org/map/NoiseWatch/shapeimage_13_link_0shapeimage_13_link_1shapeimage_13_link_2shapeimage_13_link_3shapeimage_13_link_4
How to complain about noise in Mumbai../What_You_Can_Do_-_Noise_Pollution/What_You_Can_Do_-_Noise_Pollution.htmlshapeimage_14_link_0
Read the Report on Traffic Noise by Volunteer Faiz Abdulali 
Report on Traffic noise../Noise_from_Traffic/Entries/2013/1/16_Report_on_Traffic_Noise_-_Faiz_Abdulali.htmlshapeimage_15_link_0
Read the Report on noise from construction equipment by Faiz Abdulali
Noise from construction equipment../Noise_from_Construction/Entries/2012/9/7_Report_on_Construction_equipment_Noise_20th_April_2012.htmlshapeimage_17_link_0
Read the Report of noise from Religious Places by Sumaira Abdulali
Noise from Religious places
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Bombay High Court declares Sawantwadi-Dodamarg  Wildlife Corridor an eco sensitive zone in Awaaz Foundation’s PIL - 27th September 2013 ../Mining_in_biodiverse_forests/Entries/2013/9/28_Mining_corridor_in_state_gets_eco-sensitive_tag.html../Mining_in_biodiverse_forests/Entries/2013/9/28_Mining_corridor_in_state_gets_eco-sensitive_tag.html../Mining_in_biodiverse_forests/Entries/2013/9/28_Mining_corridor_in_state_gets_eco-sensitive_tag.html../Mining_in_biodiverse_forests/Entries/2013/9/28_Mining_corridor_in_state_gets_eco-sensitive_tag.html../Mining_in_biodiverse_forests/Entries/2013/9/28_Mining_corridor_in_state_gets_eco-sensitive_tag.html../Mining_in_biodiverse_forests/Entries/2013/9/28_Mining_corridor_in_state_gets_eco-sensitive_tag.html../Mining_in_biodiverse_forests/Entries/2013/9/28_Mining_corridor_in_state_gets_eco-sensitive_tag.html../Mining_in_biodiverse_forests/Entries/2013/9/28_Mining_corridor_in_state_gets_eco-sensitive_tag.html../Mining_in_biodiverse_forests/Entries/2013/9/28_Mining_corridor_in_state_gets_eco-sensitive_tag.html../Mining_in_biodiverse_forests/Entries/2013/9/28_Mining_corridor_in_state_gets_eco-sensitive_tag.html../Mining_in_biodiverse_forests/Entries/2013/9/28_Mining_corridor_in_state_gets_eco-sensitive_tag.html../Mining_in_biodiverse_forests/Entries/2013/9/28_Mining_corridor_in_state_gets_eco-sensitive_tag.htmlshapeimage_20_link_0shapeimage_20_link_1shapeimage_20_link_2shapeimage_20_link_3shapeimage_20_link_4shapeimage_20_link_5shapeimage_20_link_6shapeimage_20_link_7shapeimage_20_link_8shapeimage_20_link_9shapeimage_20_link_10shapeimage_20_link_11
Awaaz Foundation and the Bombay Natural History Society participated in the Convention on Biological Biodiversity with a side event EFFECTS OF SAND MINING ON COASTAL BIODIVERSITY on 9th October 2012.