Project saalumara

To ensure that we are reminded of the presence and importance of trees, We held week end tree Documentation event from  March 9th 2014 to april 5th 2014. The purpose of the event is to document the trees of Bannerghatta Road, across the stretch from Bannerghatta to Anekal.

The event was aimed at recording an measuring all the  avenue trees on either side of the road from Bannerghatta to Anekal. Local people and shop keepers were interviewed to know their openion about the importance of avenue trees. Trees were identified measured and noted down along with GPS co-ordinates . Special observations such as reptiles birds and insects inhabiting the trees were noted down. Noteworthy observations were photographed as well. The data was made publicly available in  india biodiversity.Org portal .