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Gyeonggi Province to Plant 210,000 Trees Around Factories by 2021

Gyeonggi Province to Plant 210,000 Trees Around Factories by 2021

SUWON, May 1 (Korea Bizwire) — Gyeonggi Province announced the ‘Plant in the Forest’ project as part of its efforts to reduce fine dust. The province plans to work with companies to plant trees around factories and plants in the region to cleanse the atmosphere. Starting this year, the province will invite all factories in [...]

Korean Organization Calls for Long Overdue Tree Insurance

Korean Organization Calls for Long Overdue Tree Insurance

  SEOUL, March 6 (Korea Bizwire) — Calls are growing for insurance that protects tree owners in the wake of recent incidents of natural disasters. According to Forestry Cooperative in Korea and Korea Forest Service, there’s currently no agricultural disaster insurance coverage in South Korea for tree owners in case of natural disasters such as [...]

Share Trees with Neighbors Online

Share Trees with Neighbors Online

SEOUL, July 1 (Korea Bizwire) – Seoul Metropolitan Government revealed on July 1 an updated ‘Online Tree Sharing’ website where citizens can donate or adopt a tree. The ‘Online Tree Sharing’ website (env.seoul.go.kr/tree-sharing) supports tree sharing among citizens who own trees at an individual house or a multiplex building but can no longer provide care for [...]