School children planted trees in honor of Forest Day

Pupils of two Kyrenia Schools Doga College and Girne Anafartalar Lisesi with the help of employees of the Tashkent reserve took part in the celebration of World Forest Day.

The schoolchildren planted seedling of the carob tree, pine, olives and hawthorn and before that they were told about the importance of forests, the endemic plants of Cyprus, the fauna of the region and how to plant the plants without the damaging them.