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Activity An Awareness and distribution drive of 950 free plants

Punjab

June 22, 2022

Today we organized an awareness and free plants distribution drive in cooperation with Rotary Club Jalandhar East, Ramneek Avenue welfare Society  Jalandhar and 
EDUYOUTH Foundation Jalandhar also encouraged the public for mass-level plantations in the upcoming monsoon season.  The tree plantation drive was conducted with an aim to control global warming, make the environmental pollution-free, and spread awareness of the importance of keeping a clean environment, it stated. As part of the initiative, saplings were distributed in public and described the Benefits Of Plantation

  • Cleaner air across the country.
  • Cleaner water and natural filtration.
  • Carbon sequestration.
  • Controlled temperatures.
  • A new habitat for wildlife.                                                                                                                       
  • Planted trees help our biodiversity, ensure the supply of oxygen for the next generations, and provide us with various resources. Without trees, the existence of human life, as well as other species on earth. If we plant 20 million trees, the earth will get with 260 million more tons of oxygen. One acre of trees can remove up to 2.6 tons of Carbon Dioxide each year. During photosynthesis, trees and other plants absorb carbon dioxide and give off oxygen. They provide us oxygen, filter carbon dioxide, prevent soil erosion, maintain the ecological balance, and many more. Also, they provide us with food, shelter, and many useful things.

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