1000 mangroves seedlings planted in Oman

Oman Wednesday 04/November/2020 12:12 PM
By: Times News Service
1000 mangroves seedlings planted in Oman

Muscat: 1000 seedlings of mangroves we're planted in North Al Batinah Governorate.

The Environment Authority said:  "The Environment Department in North Al Batinah Governorate, in coordination with the specialists in the Marine Environment Conservation Department at the Authority, carried out a campaign of mangrove planting, and 1,000 mangrove seedlings were cultivated in Khor Shinas, with the aim of increasing the areas of mangrove forests."

In addition, the Environment Department in North Sharqiyah Governorate, in cooperation with Al Rawdha School for Basic Education and the volunteer teams, implemented a wild tree plantation campaign in the Rawdha area, in conjunction with the celebration of #TreeDay and as a complement to the national initiative to plant 10 million wild trees.