International Mangroves Action day – 26 July 2015
NMEPS keeps its date with the mangroves.
NMEPS in association with NMMC celebrate International Mangroves Action day.On the occasion of International Mangrove Action Day NMEPS organised Mangrove cleaning drive at Sector 58 A Lake Nerul Navi Mumbai on Sunday 26th July at 8 am. Apart from the NMEPS members, residents from local housing societies and NMMC officials participated in the mangroves clean-up drive.NMMC officials lead by Mr. Sagne – Deputy Chief Sanitary officer and Ms.Kavita Sanitary Inspector helped local residents in removing the debris from the Mangroves.
An enthusiast participant Ms. Anandita said “it’s upsetting to see people dump piles of bottles, plastics and other garbage into the mangroves. We took this opportunity to clean up the mangroves as also had fun in the process”
Support from NMMC and residents made this a very nice activity and we stay committed to preserving the mangrove ecosystem in Navi Mumbai.