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23rd May 2013

The Scouting and Guiding Federation of Turkey held an Introduction Course here in Ankara Turkey. The last day is always Field Training. This Group of course participants visited the picnic day of  S. Dekeli Memorial Forest and planted some one hundred trees provided by TEMA who is one  of the leading Environmental organization in Turkey. After planting they headed to their regular training area at Çamkoru Scout Center. The friends of Dekeli family continued the planting  and the picnic. A gentlemen  kindly instructed us flora of this part of country including some edible plants
A simple exhibition on tree planting around the world  and TEMA organizations posted on shade tents and some 400 trees planted
Photos tells the story
400 General view of the memorial forest
386 Let's go to the tree planting
389 Closing to Dekeli memorial forest
393 Ready for action
396 Staff of the introduct,on course
391 Sign of Dekeli memorial forest  and picnic day
392 Partpcpants on work
407 Shade tents and posters
408 Shade tents and posters
403 Wild plants to eat
404 Wild plants to eat
399 Japanese memorial forest
409 Searching a spot for a pine tree
411 Scouts planting for Japanese forest
413 Scouts planting for Japanese forest

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