500 Mangrove Trees Planting in-conjunction World Forestry Day with iM4U
This trees planting project was organized by Scout of The World Voluntary Service Team, supported by 1Malaysia for Youth (iM4U) in-conjunction with World Forestry Day.This meaningful activity took place 2 days from 21 March 2015 to 22 March 2015 at Penang Inshore Fishermen Welfare Association's Small Mangrove Education Centre, Sungai Chenaam, Seberang Perai Selatan, Penang.
21 Mar 2015
Our team at morning together reach to the Small Mangrove Education Center. Some of us follow the lorry go to the seedling site to load 500 young mangrove trees to lorry.when the lorry reach to the Small Mangrove Education Centre. We slowly move down the young mangrove trees at lorry and using wheel cart send into the planting site.
22 Mar 2015
Total 130 participants had gather at Small Mangrove Education Centre, all of them are scouts from District Nibong Tebal and some from Georgetown (South) . A short briefing was given to all the participants before they start to move inside the mangrove forest. After planting the mangrove trees, we also have do rubbish cleaning at the planting site, before we back to the Small Mangrove Education Centre.