Gallery: Philippine National Police Ordered to Replant Forests with 10 ...

 

In an unusually environmentally-aware interpretation of governmental public service, the Philippine National Police Force has teamed up with the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) to plant 10 million trees by February 28, 2013. Seeking to combat climate change through much needed reforestation, the 140,000 strong force will plant the trees as part of the Philippines National Greening Project. The DENR hope that the partnership, named Police for Nature: 10 Million Trees Heritage for the Future, will lead to the rehabilitation of 200,000 hectares of lost canopy, an effort which will require some 114 million seedlings.

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