40,000 TREES IN TWO YEARS
Tsirang forest division on June 4 launched a project to plant 40,000 trees on a 50-hectare land to commemorate the birth anniversary of Her Majesty The Gyaltsuen and also coinciding with World Environment Day.
The PHPA II compensatory plantation was launched in Dangregang community forest in Semjong gewog. About 32,00 saplings of champ, tsenden, walnut, gamri and teak were planted on two hectares of barren and degraded land.
The forest division received Nu 3.2mn from PHPA II.