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GREEN ECO ORGANISATION (GEO)

The Nature Club of BIT

The Green Eco Organisation (GEO) is the Nature Club of BIT, established in the year 2005. GEO is actively involved in a range of eco-conservation activities, and has a strong alumni contribution in its activities. It strives to make the world a better place to live through the following activities:

In pursuit of the above, GEO has spearheaded various programmes within and outside the BIT campus. In order to draw the strengths of the wider public and learn from their experiences in handling issues related to environment, GEO has also coordinated with various like-minded governmental and non-governmental organisations including Tamil Nadu Forest Department, Sathyamangalam Division; Siruthuli, Coimbatore; OSAI Environmental Organisation, Coimbatore; Isha Greenhands; etc. In recognition of the unrelenting spirit exhibited by the volunteers of GEO, several laurels were achieved including Green Globe Award to the Institution for having the best green cover in a technical institution in Tamil Nadu, and Nature Conservation Award – 2012 in October 2013, during the during the ‘Uyir Nizhal’ Nature Photography Exhibition organised by OSAI – an Environmental NGO and Tamil Nadu Forest Department, Coimbatore at Tamil Nadu Agricultural University, Coimbatore, for being the best upcoming eco-club of an educational institution in Coimbatore & Erode districts.

The activities within campus include:

The off-campus activities include: