Think Green – Saplings maintenance, Kanchipuram: Sep 21| CTC Ainthinai

Chennai Trekking Club – Ainthinai team has created a perfect eco system with Support from Tamil Nadu Forest dept around the Ayyangarkulam lake by planting 250+ saplings and maintaining them with the efforts of local village folks. Two weeks ago HP with help of Tamil Nadu Forest dept have plabted 900 saplings. Those saplings need to be protected from grazing. On September 15th, around 25 volunteers from CTC manured for over 100 saplings and set up Tree guards. Remaining saplings need our help for further growth.

When & Where : Ayyangarkulam ,Kancheepuram
20th Sep 2014 – Night camping at Lake (Optional)
21th Sep 2014 : Plantation and maintenance : 06:00 am to 11:00 am

Agenda: Day – I Saturday (Optional)
1) Leaving from chennai by 4pm
2) Reach Kancheepuram by 6pm
3) Walk around the villages,lake,temple and camp at the lake
Day -II Sunday | 06:00 am to 11:00 am
1) Mulching,Watering,Setting up Tree guards
2) Visit some ancient monuments nearby and Leave for Chennai by 12 pm with satisfied heart 🙂

Volunteer for Saplings Maintenance
For clarifications contact the CTC-Bhumi coordinator Dr.Abirami @ 9884457338
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Selection criteria: All are welcome

Cost and Transport: Rs 70 for food.
Transport cost will be shared by volunteers based on the pooling (car, bike or Bus)
CTC will arrange for pooling

Must Carry:
1) Comfortable Clothing, Shoes/Sandals.
2) Reusable, Filled Water Bottles.
3) Cap, Sun Screen, Camera- if required.
4) Blanket for the night stay

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