Man plants a forest bigger than Central Park

Posted at 12:49 AM, Jan 25, 2017
and last updated 2017-01-25 03:47:20-05
Meet a man who decided to take action in the face of a terrible circumstance.
Jadav Payeng’s island home began eroding, so he decided to take action. In 1979, he began planting trees every day – and now he has created an entire forest.
The forest is now home to tigers, deer and even elephants. Learn more about his story in the video below.