Project Protect Himalayas

Project Protect Himalayas

Highlights: 
  • To promote environmental awareness among students of various government schools in this remotely located region
  • To check soil erosion through tree plantation in the landslide affected area.
  • To involve students in planting and nourishment of trees
  • To expand support to flood victims of June 2013 disaster

5000

Trees

4000

Students

95%

Survival

100+

Schools

Location: Chamoli and Tehri Districts, Uttarakhand

Species PlantedPlum, Amla, Peach, Walnut, Bay-Berry

“I will plant and nurture trees and will ensure my parents, my sisters and brothers plant trees and my neighbors also plant trees. ” - Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam Former President of India