NGO focuses on planting native trees that suit local weather conditions
Ayapakkam resident's tree-planting initiative has been going from strength to strength
Eshwar is now coordinator of an informal group called Nanai, which focusses on tree-planting. It is around one year old; and since its inception, it has been conducting weekend tree-planting drives, an effort made possible by 170-member volunteering team.
Nanai focuses on planting native trees that suit the local weather and soil conditions.
They even have two nurseries in the eastern and westerns areas of the city, to provide the saplings for the plantation drives.
The volunteer driven network aims to plant native tree saplings on every street in Chennai.
Nanai NGO's tree plantation drives conducted at: Ambattur