Resource Details

Monk Environmental Education Project

Project: Project - Nonprofit

Contact Info

info@amfor.org

Affiliations

  • American Forests (Global ReLeaf)
  • Farmers Association of Kompong Speu
  • Larson-Juhl

Link(s)

Project Website

Species Info

Native tree seedlings

Description

  • The mission of the project is to conserve and reforest community forestland in Cambodi (Pudrie pagoda in the Phnom Sruich district).
  • The project is lead by Cambodian monks and villagers and began in 2001 as a means to protect the environment and educate people about the importance of nature.
  • So far, 17,546 trees have been planted.

Geographical Region

  • Mainland Southeast Asia
  • Ecosystems

    Country

  • Cambodia
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