14.11.2011Newsflash: How green is my valley
India/Kochi: There has been a constant demand from environmentalists all over to initiate measures to conserve mangroves that are essential for controlling soil erosion and to reclaim land from sea. But precious little has been done to protect this ecosystem that has enormous environmental advantages.
Which is why,14-year-old Sanoj KS’s initiative in this regard is so praise-worthy. This student of Cherukkunnu Higher secondary school has been setting a model for others by planting mangrove seeds in the banks of Muttil river since the past two years. ... ibnlive.in.com (Update: 11.11.2019)