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Rainforest

The forest which are characterised by high amount of rainfall is called Rainforest. There are 2 types of Rainforest namely Tropical rainforest and Temperate rainforest. The monsoon trough plays a significant role in creating climatic conditions which is necessary for Tropical rainforests. It has been still estimated that a lot of insects,organisms is still undiscovered in such forests. Rainforests are somewhat responsible for creating a small amount of Oxygen turnover in this earth. A tropical rainforest typically has a number of layers, each with different plants and animals adapted for life...

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Tree Plantation and Conservation

Importance of trees, forests and the green cover of the earth are well known. Trees are our best and most valuable friends. In Pakistan traditions and culture many types of trees are held sacred and worshiped only because of this reason. Trees and forests play a very vital role in the growth and development of human society. They are also important for beasts, birds and others forms of life. Without trees life is not possible. God first created trees and vegetation and then men and animals because the former sustain life.Trees give us fruits, flowers, medicines, fuel, timber, shelter and many...

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Multiwood & its Advantages

“MULTIWOOD -The Real Substitute for Wood|” The real substitute for wood has arrived and is a runaway success across the world . MULTIWOOD is made up of ‘U’ Pvc polyester resin & is made in an extruded polymer profile form. MULTIWOOD is 100% waterproof, Termite & Borer proof, corrosion free & fire retardent. MULTIWOOD is mainly used for wet area applications. MULTIWOOD sheets are pure white in colour and has a glossy and finished surface. MULTIWOOD has unique features and long-lasting properties, that can withstand in any climatic conditions. multywood Because of the comprehensive applications...

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Planting trees to save wildlife

The positive point of planting more and more trees is to reduce pollution. It not only helps human beings to survive but also provides the animals to live a healthy and safe life. For large number of animals trees means home. Today large number of trees is cutting down which results in the deforestation. Planting more and more trees should be the motto of life in order to save the life of animals. We cut trees for our own use without knowing their harmful effects for the future. Large numbers of animals like tiger, gorilla, peacock and many more wild animals are killing at a very fast rate. T...

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save our trees

First of all we need to think about ourselves. People’s carbon footprint is steadily rising and there is no way to counter this especially with the decline in forest areas in the world. Help us help you to reduce this footprint by planting a life bearing tree. Every person on average need a tree covered area of 25m X 25m to produce enough oxygen to breath. I know that this is not the only way that oxygen is produced on the planet but would it not be nice to know that you have a direct way to contribute to this need. Another advantage that the trees will give you is the absorption of pollutants...

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WHY NOT TO CUT TREES

There is a reason why we read so many material on web and otherwise about not cutting tree. Most of us are too lazy to read thru it though. Here is “why you should not cut trees “in short version. 1.Trees emit oxygen and use carbon dioxide – we can’t live without oxygen and by using carbon dioxide, trees help rid of some CO2 harmful gases 2.Cutting trees down causes loss of animal habitat, which sometimes makes certain animals migrate to another area (not their natural habitat) and disrupts the ecosystem there (like the beetles in B.C.) 3.Trees are not renewable per say – yes, you can replant...

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GO GREEN AT HOME

In the era where everything is fast, everything has become dangerous as well. We are planning on our own extinction. By killing earth; by killing our only home. Some theorists still believe that if we control our life and lifestyle we could still save what is left on the planet. Going green has become mandatory instead of us choosing it. Here are some ideas that you can use at home to become a green citizen of earth. Start your own garden, in your backyard or terrace. A small herb garden will save you money and make you green citizen. Start using CFL blubs. They are good for the environment...

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Go Green in Office

We are living a life of consumerism. We spent most of our time in our office to buy thing that we don’t need but we want. And changing that philosophy of living is next to impossible. What we can do is reduce the side effects of our life style on earth so that we have a place to live tomorrow. Being a Green Citizen is something that is in our hand. We can do it at home and we can even do it in our office. Employer and employee both have to go hand in hand to implement these methods and process that will be able to help earth breath a better air. Here are some ideas on how to go about it. 1.Sta...

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Go Green Furniture

Some of us love our furniture and for some it’s merely something that is there due to necessity. If me make the right choices in the furniture and make it as environment friendly as possible, we will be doing our home planet a huge favour. The new age designers inspired by modern sustainability movement are coming up with some beautiful eco friendly furniture. Here we will give out some ways with which you can make the right choice about the furniture you buy. Eco friendly furniture is innovative and cost effective at the same time and can light up your home. So here are some tips on how u can...

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How to Save Trees

We all have seen many write-ups on why we should save trees, very few on how. As we know with the amount of deforestation in the current era, if we don’t replace the tress and stop deforestation there will be a time, when we won’t have oxygen emitting trees, in other words “End of world”. So let’s talk little about how to save tree. We already know the basic things like planting more trees and recycling. Planting more trees is the best way, but it takes more way too many years for the sapling to be a fully grown oxygen emitting tree. So we can’t depend on just planting trees, again that doesn’...

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Plastic Eating Shrooms

Among all the major cause of fears about earth closing down, landfill of plastic is a predominant one. Plastic is everywhere, it has become such a close part of our life that we can’t do without it. What this contains is polyurethane. This component is there in everything – furniture, plastic bags, garden hoses, kid’s toys and everything. Plastic is so widely used because it’s easy to produce, its durable and its dirt cheap. Why is it a threat? Because we can get rid of it. So what happens to it? People dig huge holes in earth and fill it up with plastic. So what? One day there won’t be land l...

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The Oldest Living Tree– Old Tjikko

Trees are among those living organisms that have witnessed the rise and falls of numerous civilizations through the course of human history. The oldest of trees have something which makes them majestic and to some extenteternal. The oldest of all such trees in the world which is named as Old Tjikko tree is more than 9000 years old and is still standing up right. This tree is indeed amazing in terms of internal structure. There are a number of intellectuals who have constantly asserted that trees serve as a medium of establishing s connection with the past.

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Home alone is not always fun

In the crowded world we all yearn for solitude and in few years our wish might come true. With the current rate of deforestation and usage of natural resources which are non renewable, its matter of years when we lose hold on the natural order of this. Chaos theory looks exciting but not everyone sees the other side of it. The major catastrophic events that brought chaos on earth is said to be the ice age and asteroid in Jurassic era, which wiped out millions of species from the face of the earth. The world forest has reduced to merely 20% of what it used to be there few years ago. And the ma...

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Grow And Save Trees

Trees protect the environment against soil erosion, siltation and flooding. Soil erosion causes us to lose valuable agricultural soil to our dams and the sea. Siltation is when soil ends up in our Rivers and dams. This has an impact on flow rate of the river making it more easy to flood as well as reduce the capacity of the dams. As water moves quicker over terrain devoid of vegetation rivers tend to flood easier and more severely. So planting trees reduces the flow and therefore the thread of flooding. Score of animals live in trees and the habitat that they provide. A single tree is good, cl...

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Plant Trees Save Life: Inspiration For the Day !

Wolfgang, a young man from Germany, had come to India 40 years ago in search of souls roots. But after he settled down in Wayanad district, he devoted a major portion of his time and effort to keep the natural forest land at his disposal rooted to the soil.A small patch of land in Periya, on the Kannur -Wayanad route is now the Gurukula Botanical Sanctuary and Garden, all made by this great personality. Wolfgang Theuerkauf fell in love with the place, stayed on and bought 55 acres. Of this, 10 acres is a garden and nursery today, while the rest has been restored into forest land, fields and g...

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How To Save Trees ?

In this world we live in, trees are constantly neglected as forests are cut down to build buildings, and other things we need. Here is how to help conserve the planet’s beloved trees. 1.Recycle in a smart way: Cut down on and share magazines, return unwanted catalogs to the sender. Look for tips on recycling so you know that your efforts will be rewarded with recycled material. Throw paper and cardboard in a bag separately from cans, glass and plastics 2.Try to use both sides of your papers. Use a printer that prints on both sides automatically e.g. HP Officejet Pro 8500 A909g Series or a sim...

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More Trees, More Oxygen, Long Life..

Do you know how much green surface area is required to provide for your daily oxygen intake that you breathe from air? Each one of us requires 625 square feet surface area of greenery to produce our daily oxygen needs, isn’t that good enough reason to save trees.treee Here are some of the reasons why one should save trees: Trees clean the air: Trees help cleanse the air by intercepting airborne particles, reducing heat, and absorbing pollutants such as carbon monoxide, sulphur dioxide, and nitrogen dioxide. Trees are Effective Sound Barriers: Trees are as effective as stone walls in stopping s...

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Film Festival for Conservation of the Ecosystem

Trivandrum: A Green Film Festival, has been conducted in the city exclusively dedicated to the conservation of the ecosystem is bound to trigger a second thought among those who are careless about the ecological balance.The three-day festival showcasing forty-five movies on environmental issues and their prevention started in the city on June 21. The festival has movies dealing with sand mining, water pollution, deforestation and ecological imbalance. The Green Festival, organised by the Centre for Gandhian Studies,University of Kerala along with the Department of Information and Public Relat...

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Multiwood – Save Trees Campaign

The life of trees are in our hands and our life in their Save Environment Don’t let your future go up in smoke Plant a hope Reduce Global Warming

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Reduce Pollution, Save Earth

Everyone talks of pollution now-a-days, many organisations too have sprung up for this cause. We depend on these organisations to control pollution but, little do we care about our own contribution towards controlling pollution. Media is playing a powerful role in influencing people to care about our environment, but media itself is only capable to spread awareness, it is the duty of we citizens to do our share. Small changes in our lifestyle could make a considerable impact on our environment. It doesn’t takes much effort to make a few ordinary changes in our lifestyle which will be beneficia...

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10 Tips To Help You Drive Greener

Buying green, can produce significant benefits but so can small changes in your driving behavior. The following tips help you save money at the pump and contribute to the well-being of our planet: Avoid putting the pedal to the metal. Sudden starts and aggressive driving not only wastes your gas but this type of driving behavior adds to pollution. That’s because just one second of high-powered driving can produce the same level of carbon monoxide as 30 minutes of normal driving. Slow down. A lot of us like to gun it on the highway, pushing the speedometer up to 75 mph, but slowing down to 65...

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How much Oxygen Does One Tree Produce?

You’ve probably heard that trees produce oxygen, but have you ever wondered how much oxygen one tree makes? According to the Arbor Day Foundation, “a mature leafy tree produces as much oxygen in a season as 10 people inhale in a year.” Here are some other quoted figures regarding the amount of oxygen produced by a tree: “A single mature tree can absorb carbon dioxide at a rate of 48 lbs. /year and release enough oxygen back into the atmosphere to support 2 human beings.” -McAliney, Mike. Arguments for Land Conservation: Documentation and Information Sources for Land Resources Protection, Trus...

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Save Paper Save Tree

Why you should save paper? When we save paper, we reduce the need to cut down trees. Paper accounts for more than half of all municipal solid waste. Anything we can do to save paper will help reduce the amount of trash going into landfills, and it will also reduce energy use and pollution associated with manufacturing, transporting, and recycling new paper products. Whether you have a home office or work in an office with others, you can save paper by implementing some minor changes in your work habits. Tips to Save Paper: Make every effort for the “Paperless Office“: Computers seem to have a...

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Go Green at Work

If you’re already taking environmentally friendly steps at home, it’s a natural extension to take similar measures at work, both to save energy and to create a healthier workspace environment. Making the environment more pleasant for yourself, more energy efficient, and more eco-friendly will increase your enjoyment of the workplace and lessen its impact on the environment as a whole. Being energy and resource efficient and conscious of improving the health and well-being of the work environment will also reduce the costs of running a business. It’s time to “go green” at work, and here is how...

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RELATION OF PAPER AND TREE…SAVE TREE AND LIVE AN AWESOME LIFE….

Many people have heard the statistic that “a ton of recycled paper saves 17 trees.” The “17 trees” number was popularized by Conservatree when it was a paper distributor, based on a report to Congress in the 1970s. It was calculated for newsprint, which is made in a totally different papermaking process from office and printing papers. But it was the best number anyone had, so it became the number everyone used to calculate number of trees saved by recycled paper, or number of trees cut to make virgin paper, no matter what type of paper they were talking about. Paper is made from a mix of typ...

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