The first National Tree Planting Day was celebrated in Mongolia in 2010. President of Mongolia signed a decree proclaiming the holiday on April 14, 2010 and since then the tree-planting related events are organized twice a year.
President of Mongolia, Prime Minister and other top officials actively participate in celebration of this day and annually plant trees at different places of Mongolia. The citizens are also encouraged to plant as many trees as possible, thus contribute to restoration of the forests. But planting trees is not enough to improve the environmental situation in Mongolia. Taking care of the planted trees is of no less importance, because only about 65% of all planted saplings survive.Remind me with Google Calendar
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