Plans for improving ecology and recreational spaces through eco-river restoration
Third phase of Adyar eco-restoration to begin soon
After the development of the Adyar Poonga and the estuary, the third phase of the project involves the restoration of a 40-km portion of the Adyar river from the Thiru Vi Ka bridge to the Adhanur lake.
Besides removing the silt deposits, the plans includes building of retaining walls along the river in locations that are vulnerable to floods.
Riverfront development is another component of the third phase involving reviving ecology and recreational space along the river banks.