Estuarine and Coastal Studies Foundation is an education and research organization, which was established on 1 October 2021 as a non profit company (CIN: 80100WB2021NPL248544, section 8 of Companies Act 2013) at Howrah, West Bengal, India. The foundation is also registered (DARPAN ID: WB/2021/0297074) with the NITI Aayog DARPAN portal of the Government of India. It is also recognized as a partner institution of various universities and colleges across India. Foundation is registered with GST (No: 19AAGCE6818B1ZP). It is compliant to Corporate Social Responsibility (Reg. no: CSR00039301) Act and Income Tax Act (80G).