Kakdwip Research Centre
The Kakdwip Research Centre of CIBA considered as an important landmark of Kakdwip, is engaged in the development of culture technologies for crustaceans and fin fish. Kakdwip is 91 km from Kolkata and 43 km from Diamond Harbour.The Kakdwip Research Centre has a total area of 13.57 ha and the water spread area is about 4.5 ha. The farm is divided into three sectors viz., Sector A (3.85 ha), Sector B (4.86 ha) and Sector C (4.86 ha). Sector A has 20 ponds with 2.53 ha pond area.There are 8 ponds in Sector B and the total area is about 1.97 ha. The size of the pond ranges from 600 to 3750 sq.m. Sector C is proposed to be developed as a bhery to conduct experiments to improve production and productivity specific to the local situations.Kakdwip Research Centre is fully equipped for routine soil and water quality analyses. Internet Connectivity is provided with V-SAT facility through ERNET India.