Tree Plantation held in several Districts of Hindon Basin
On 13th July’17, District Commissioner, Meerut (Uttar Pradesh) called for an official meeting to understand and discuss the issues related to rejuvenation of Hindon Basin and the way forward. India Water Partnership having been involved in the multi stakeholder engagement in the Hindon basin for past two years now, also participated in the meeting and promised to extend their full support to the administration.
Thus, IWP is facilitating plantation drives in the Hindon basin to comply with the directives of the DC, Meerut and also to give new impetus to the Hindon River Rejuvenation momentum.
1) Plant species have been chosen in consultation with District Forest Officers, identifying less water intensive species
2) Stakeholders will be responsible for the upkeep of the newly planted saplings
3) Tree Plantation held in Baghpat, Ghaziabad and Meerut District of Uttar Pradesh