A tree planting programme was carried out by the Reforest Sri Lanka initiative by joining hands with SL Navy at North East on 31st July and 1st August 2015. The objective of this event was to encourage the active participation of the community especially Sri Lanka military personnel to stand against deforestation, support forestry conservation and reforestation by and large in Sri Lanka consequently helping the sustainable development of the country. The trees were planted at North Eastern SL Navy premises including Trincomalee Naval Base and their hotel/restaurant ventures; Golf Link Hotel Sandy Bay – Trincomalee and Lake Rest – Kanthale. The event was commenced under the patronage of SLt. M. Rathnasiri and event was graced by the presence of SL Navy officers and team representing Reforest Sri Lanka including Mr. Harshaka Hettiarachchi.