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Payeng also released termites, ants, earthworms and insects to work the soil to a fertile condition. They burrow into the hard rocky surface making the soil porous and easy to plough," he said. Tigers were also noted hunting small village fowls and pheasants.
Meet Jadav Payeng, India's Forest Man, who created 550 hectares of forest single-handedly
Angry villagers told Payeng that they would destroy his forest as the animals were posing a threat to their lives and crops. Payeng began to plant more trees, especially banana trees, a favourite food for elephants in his jungle. Finding adequate food within the forest, the elephants stopped coming out to the villages, and soon the population of animals such as deer grew, providing enough game for the wild tigers. They have 50 livestock and sell the milk to the villagers for a living.
After rushing through his chores in the morning and supplying milk to the villages, Payeng chases his dream of growing "more and more forests" along the islands near the Brahmaputra.ncof.co.uk/la-princesa-y-el-italiano.php
Jadav Payeng: The Man Who Planted an Entire Forest by Himself
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I have planted everything myself.
This man saved his island and planted a forest - one tree a day for over 40 years
At first, planting was very time-consuming. But now it is much easier, because I get the seeds from the trees themselves. After 40 years, we have also seen vultures return to this area. More About India global warming. Comments Login or register to comment. Close Vote Are you sure you want to submit this vote? Submit vote Cancel.
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