PROJECT EUROENVIRO 2011

EUROENVIRO 2011 ORGANIZERS TAKE PART IN LIKA AFFORESTATION

12.04.2011

 
 
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EuroEnviro 2011 organizers took part in afforestation of Lika, organized as contribution to the International Year of Forests and the Earth Day. On Saturday, 9 April, they joined the Croatian Mountaineering Society Matica, the Croatian Pharmaceutical Society and other volunteers and with a help of experts from Hrvatske šume (Croatian Forests) planted most of the 4000 donated pine seedlings. 150 people were involved in this activity and it was carried out in forest Medak, near Baške Oštarije. Afforestation passed in cheerful but also working and productive atmosphere. It was conducted with main goal of spreading the word on importance of the forest areas and educating the public. It was also registered on the international level through Earth Day Network - Billion Acts of Green.