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Mission: The Mission of Nizhal is to promote tree culture in urban areas, to create awareness of the role of trees, planting the right kind of trees and caring for trees, through collaborative efforts. Read more.


  NIZHAL announces thematic Madras day tree walks. Come join us in exploring green nooks of the city.
  23rd Saturday - 7.30 am to 8.30 am

Musical tree walk at KTP( Kotturpuram Tree Park ), River View Road , Kotturpuram – Vidwan R K Shriramkumar and Ms. Latha Nathan.

Trees and melody in Carnatic music.
  23rd Saturday - 5 pm to 6 pm

Siddha medicine tree walk at Panagal park , T Nagar- Dr. K.V. Abirami and Ms. Chithra Viswanathan.

How have the Naaval, Nuna, Putranjiva and many more such trees been a part of Siddha medicine down the ages.
  24th Sunday - 7.30 am to 8.30 am

‘Magnificent Putranjiva and others’ Tree walk at Rostrevor Gardens Railway Colony, Teynampet, Anna Salai- Dr.T.D.Babu.

From Banyans to Veppaalai, explore the magnificent trees in their sylvan setting.
  24th Sunday - 5 pm to 6 pm

‘Poochi’ insect tree walk at Nageswara park- Mr.’Poochi’ Venkat and Ms.Rajani Shankar.

Visit the magical world of insects and the trees that they inhabit.

Volunteer at the Kotturpuram tree walk:

You can help

1. nurture young saplings around the Park
2. raise young saplings from seed
3. conduct student awareness programs
4. tend to herbal garden
5. in the composting process

Contact Shobha Menon at 9840904621 for more details

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