‘Poonkavana Vandanam,’ a nature conservation and reforestation scheme jointly launched by the Kerala Forests and Wildlife Department and the Mata Amritanandamayi Math Green Friends, at Pampa on the foothills of Sabarimala has become popular as a ‘Care Mother Nature’ project.Under the project, saplings of trees, both timber and non-timber species, including sandalwood, rosewood, teak wood and fruit trees are distributed free to pilgrims returning from Sabarimala.