Wetland Mangroves plantation and conservation

A microproject by ROSI foundation(Rural organising for social improvement) Vetted since 2009 Top Ranked Effective Nonprofit Site Visit Verified

Summary

20000 mangroves will be planted in 3 months at Thondiyakadu, siruthalaikadu and Kodiyakadu (point calimare) and 1000 coastal community as fishermen, students, etc will be motivated. It will maintain coastal eco-system with safe breeding and habitation of fishes, birds, clams and species. It Magically absorbs Co2 that one hectare Mangroves absorb 62 metric ton CO2 or 17 metric ton carbon per year. It is for mitigating climate changes and green gas creation. it saves the GLOBE

$1,920.30
total raised
39
donors
0
monthly donors
5
months

Challenge

Tamil Nadu coastal is affected often by Cyclone, Tsunamai and high tide. Farmers, fishermen and other coastal community are severely affected. In other side destruction of forest, Prawns culture, encroachment and tourism are affecting coastal eco-system. The existing mangroves are cut for firewood as they are lack of knowledge on importance of Mangroves and coastal environment. Waste land in coastal is invaded for environmental degradation works such prawn culture and chemical company.

Solution

ROSI Foundation is promoting motivation among farmers, students and coastal communities on existing mangroves conservation and new planting in 120 KM covering Pudukkottai, Thanjavur, Tiruvarur and Nagapattinam district. Nursery for mangroves is being promoted in four spots in Coastal of Tamil Nadu (Bay Bengal). Each nursery will deliver 12500 Mangroves saplings in every year that 100000 will be planted. In four years 400000 Mangroves will be planted and maintained.

Long-Term Impact

Women, students, youth and farmers are under training and planting involving schools, local body and forest department. The model is created by adopting innovative methodology for unique accomplishments in coastal environment development and ecology promotion works for long term sustainability. Economical actives and survival of coastal communities are assured. 1000 of fauna flora will have breeding and safe habitation. It will resist the impact and serious damage of climate changes for Globe.

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Organization Information

ROSI foundation(Rural organising for social improvement)

Location: Pudukkottai, Tamil Nadu - India
Website: http:/​/​www.rosifoundation.in
Project Leader:
Sundaram Palanivel
Director
Pudukkottai, Tamil Nadu India

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