'GOD Trees' campaign initiated to protect indigenous trees in Kerala
Kalpetta (Wayanad): A new campaign has been initiated to protect the indigenous varieities and snake groves which are part of the culture and faith of our society.
Dr M S Swaminathan Research Foundation in Puthoorvayal started the campaign 'GOD Trees' (Growing Our Dying Trees) in order to take care of the indigenous tress utilising snake groves.
Over 100 trees which are suitable for the climate of Kerala are included in the project. The foundation identified 100 snake groves for planting the tree saplings.
Individuals and organisations can become part of the mission to protect the trees. They can sponsor planting and maintenance of upto 2-1000 saplings.
The representatives of the foundation will plant the saplings in places suggested by the sponsors based on the availability of space.
The sponsor should pay Rs 1000 per sapling. A bank account has been opened in SBI Kalpetta branch for interested parties to join the project.
Account number: 37713075372
IFS Code: SBIN0070192
For more details, contact at: 9744303343