How Volunteers from 50 Countries Transformed 70 Acres of Arid Land into a Lush Forest in Puducherry Catherine Gilon June 16, 2015 Environment, Inspirational, Pondicherry We have seen signs of it everywhere. Our ponds have dried up, native birds and insects have become extinct, parks have made way for IT Parks. Yet we live like there’s no tomorrow. Well, this group of nameless volunteers has taken it upon themselves to script a different future for our children. Their amazing tale will show you how nature can work wonders when you choose to work with her.