“Pass on abundant nature to future generations!” NNo.5995467
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YU, Tree planting ahead of Arbor Day
Planting 36 5-year-old Hovenia dulcis grown in the campus nursery field, hosted by Department of Forest Resources
More than 150 participants, including students, professors, and foreigner students
[March 31, 2023]
YU had a tree planting event ahead of Arbor Day (April 5th).
The tree planting event was hosted by YU Department of Forest Resources in Gapje Haksullim of YU Gyeongsan Campus at 10:00 am on the 31st. They planted 36 5-year-old Hovenia dulcis grown in about 1,000㎡ of the campus nursery field.
In the tree planting event, more than 150 students and professors from YU Department of Forest Resources participated. Especially, foreigner students of YU PSPS participated in the events and had the time to experience forest rehabilitation and forest restoration based on Saemaul Undong.
Dean LEE Do-hyeong of YU Department of Forest Resources planned the tree planting event and said, “I hope students to have the opportunity to remember the meaning of Arbor Day by planting trees. I hope to make a culture to pass richer environment to future generations by activating tree planting everywhere as well as YU.”