Over 3.5 million seedlings planted since the beginning of the national campaign for restoration of forests “Save the forest”, which was first held within the framework of the national project “Ecology”. About it “lente.ru” have told in a press-service of the Federal forestry Agency on Friday, September 20.
Special attention is given to forest restoration in areas affected by this summer from forest fires. So, in the Siberian Federal district have already planted about 700 trees.
The action is attended by nearly 80 subjects. Students and representatives of youth unions to help in the greening of towns and cities, lay a new alleys, squares, parks. The event will last until the end of October.
To support the action will be on September 21 at the Moscow ecological festival “Ekofest-2019”. In a special area on the online platform, you can choose the region, type of seedling, to call it by its name or give to a friend.
In the summer of 2019 Siberia, Buryatia and Yakutia was covered by forest fires. Because of the scale of the disaster by decree of the President of the fire was connected to the military. Experts estimate the damage from fires in seven billion.
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