World Environment Day 2019
The Forest Department, Government of Maharashtra and St. John Technical and Educational Campus, Palghar, organized Seed Plantation Drive and Bird water feeding programme for St. John Technical Campus students from 6th June 2019, 8:30 am to 11.00 am, at Khanpada Village, Ambadi Gram Panchayat, Palghar.
A total 24 NSS Volunteers and one NSS Programme officer, Mr. Sachin Urade and the Forest guards, and Forest Department staff actively attended the drive. Objectives to Seed Plantation drive was to create awareness on ‘Go Green and Save the environment’.
All the volunteers were instructed by Mr. Amol Angre (Range Forest Officer, Palghar) about Seed Plantation and Bird water feeding demonstration techniques. The guards of the Forest Department helped students and guided them for the tree plantation.
The NSS volunteers planted many types of seeds such as Mango, Tamrind, Bel, etc. experienced Forest guards taught techniques to plant and water young saplings.
Mr. Yash More (Volunteer- SJCEM NSS Unit) expressed a vote of thanks.