Ninh Binh plants over 243 hectares of forest in 8 months

Currently, Ninh Binh has over 30.000 hectares of forest land and forestry land; in which, special-use forest accounts for overs 60 percent of total forest land area. In order to increase forest cover, localities in the province take proactive measures to plant new tree and gradually restore forests.

Ninh Binh plants over 243 hectares of forest in 8 months

Tree planting festival in northern province of Ninh Binh.

In the first eight months of 2020, the area of planted forest reached over 243 hectares, in which protective forest makes up 25 hectares while production forest is 218 hectares. 

Provincial agricuture's sector has steered and guided localies, forest land owners must  strictly follow steps and guides of caring for the trees after planting in a bid to ensure these trees grow well, contributing to fight against climate change, soil conservation and boosting biodiversity, and raising income for landowners as well.

Translated by Nguyen Thuy