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Greening public spaces in and around Adyar - Green Showcase in Chennai
M Parthasarathy and his green team influenced the development of Eco Park in Periyar Centre for Science and Technology.
Planting of native tree species at public spaces and proper care and maintenance of the saplings.
Saplings planted in public spaces without proper planning and after care measures set in place.
Dr. M. Parthasarathy and team, Orthopaedic Doctor, Adyar
Dr. M Parthasarathy and his team planted saplings at Indira Nagar Second Avenue Extn II of which 70% of them are still standing currently.
A little imagination in your corner is all it takes to green a city : The article details how M Parthasarathy and his green team were able to transform the eco-park located at the Periyar Science and Technology Centre and several public spaces in Kasthuribai Nagar, Adyar.
Periyar Science and Technology Centre : You can visit the eco park at the Periyar Science and Technology Centre located at Kotturpuram.
M Parthasarathy : For more information about the planting activities, you can contact him through the website listed here.
DIY: designing vertical gardens for tiny spaces : The article discusses the different methods to build a vertical garden for public spaces in residential communities.
Green space design: getting started — DIY-style : The article lists several creative elements and principles to review when greening public spaces in urban regions.
10 Best Ways to Build a Sustainable Park : The article talks about the different factors to consider when greening public spaces in your community's surrounding.
3 ways to cultivate more green space in your community : The article specifies three ways to cultivate green spaces in urban regions.
A Strategy for Urban Green Space : The document talks about the different tools and planning strategies residential communities can use to green their neighbourhood spaces.
Which Plant where? Species Selection for Urban Greening : The article lists down ways communities can select the right tree species to plant in their neighbourhood.
Ten Strategies for Transforming Cities and Public Spaces through Placemaking : The article lists down the different methods in engaging the communities for increasing their surrounding urban areas' green cover.
Friday Fun: How 2 Urban Communities Are Protecting Their Trees : The article details how two communities - Indonesia and New Delhi have increased the green cover in their neighbourhoods through conservation activities.