Forests are essential for life on earth. It plays a crucial role in human habitat. A large number of populations depend on forests for their livelihoods. Beside livelihoods it protects our watersheds. It also play a critical role in mitigating climate change because they act as a carbon sink—soaking up carbon dioxide and other greenhouse gases that would otherwise be free in the atmosphere and contribute to ongoing changes in climate patterns.
Vikash undertook energy plantation, forest plantation, promotion of Vana Samrakshana Samiti and village plantation in various parts of Odishaxt content.