Hariyali – Schedule Of Events March – April 2008

1) Sun. March 23
Visit to Konkanipada Forest Bird Watching, Seed Collection & Nature Walk.
Assembling Point- Konkanipada, Forest Gate Near Tikuji NiWadi, Thane
Reporting Time & Duration – 07.30 a.m. upto 11.00 a.m.
Leader & Contact No. – Vaibhav Sathe 9819888093
Fees – Rs 20.

2) Sun. March 30
Visit to Munda Dongar Inspection of plantation, Nature walk & Seed Collection.
Assembling Point – Kaujpada Bus Stop, Ghodbunder Road
Reporting Time & Duration – 07.30 a.m. upto 11.00 a.m.
Leader & Contact No. – Pradeep Lothe 9821250725
Fees – Rs 20.

3) Sun. April 6
Participate in Gudhi Padwa New Year Procession with a Float
Assembling Point – Talao Pali, Opp. Chintamani Jewellers
Reporting Time & Duration – 07.00 a.m. upto 10.00 a.m.

4) Sun. April 13
Majiwada – Balkum Pipeline & Saddle Tunnel, Walk through mangroves.
Assembling Point – Dadlani Bus Stop, Balkum, Thane
Reporting Time & Duration – 07.30 a.m. upto 10.00 a.m.
Leader & Contact No. – Prin. Y.B. Bhide 9819522706
Fees – Rs 20.

5) Sun. April 20
Visit to I.I.T. Hills. Inspection of plantation, Nature Walk, I.I.T. Campus
Assembling Point – I.I.T. Main Gate, Powai
Reporting Time & Duration – 08.00 a.m. upto 12.00 noon
Leader & Contact No. – Madhukar Date – 9869825820
Fees – Rs 20.

6) Sun. April 27
Yeoor Forest, Nature Walk, Jamun & Karwand Pick up
Assembling Point – Patonepada Bus Stop, Yeoor
Reporting Time & Duration – 07.30 a.m. upto 12.00 noon
Leader & Contact No. – Vishal Singavi- 9820874087
Fees – Rs 20.

Notes:
(1) Registration and payment of fees on the spot.
(2) All participants must come with drinking water bottle, one-time refreshment for self, cap on head, proper footware. Use of bright coloured clothes, perfumes, etc. should be avoided.
(3) There is no limit on age of participants. Event Nos. 2, 3, 5 & 6 would involve ascending jungle walk upto a height of about 600′ from M.S.L., through well-treaded paths.

Alternative contact for all the events: Ravindra Kharat 9829779239 25408661
All the participants to come at their own cost and risk.
Travel guidelines would be available from the respective Event Leaders/ Ravindra Kharat.

Thane, 9th March 2008
Punam Singavi (President, Hariyali)

Leader & Contact No. –

Assembling Point, self commutation, except No. 6

Plant a tree campaign – Do your bit to save the earth

 An Invitation and a Challenge

At last, the jury is in. The verdict is out. And the verdict of UN’s Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change is: Yes, the earth has fever, high fever. We, the sons and daughters of Mother Earth have given her the fever. The fever is rising alarmingly. Worse, unless we control the fever within the next 15 years, it will be too late. Life on earth will then begin to trundle down towards destruction and death, towards complete extinction.

With this threat looming over us, are we going to just keep looking at the thermometer and shaking our heads in desperation? Or are we going to throw ourselves into purposeful action and pull life on earth out of the jaws of death?

Who is going to give the earth the right medication? Us or, as usual, somebody else?

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Carbon Credit – What It Means And How To Get It?

INVITATION

Members of the managing committee & the board of trustees of Hariyali are pleased to invite you to attend a lecture on “Carbon Credit – What It Means And How To Get It?” by Dr. Dhanya Nambiyar (M.sc., Ph.d. (botany)) on Sunday, 16th december 2007 at 11.00 a.m. at the Bhagavati Vidyalaya, Vishnunagar, Thane 400602 on the Occasion of 11th Annual General Meeting of Hariyali.

Chief Guest: Shri Shree Bhagwan (I.F.S.) Chief Conservator Of Forests, Thane Circle.

Please grace the occasion in time.
(R.S.V.P. Punam Singavi, President: 9323291890) Thane, Dated 12th december 2007

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