Resource Details

Airbus Tree Planting Project

Project: Project - Business or Private

Affiliations

  • Airbus Corporate Foundation

Link(s)

  • http://greenwave.cbd.int/en/home
  • http://www.airbus.com/presscentre/pressreleases/press-release-detail/detail/airbus-spreads-the-green-wave-of-awareness/press-releases/news-browse/2/

Species Info

17 native species including:

  • Syzygium cumini
  • Antidesma bunius
  • Murraya paniculata
  • Sandoricum koetjape

Description

  • Status: Just Beginning
  • The purpose of this project is to promote biodiversity and carbon storage by planting native trees in Indonesia in an effort to tackle the 2 percent that aviation contributes to manmade CO2 emissions.
  • The project began in 2010.

Geographical Region

  • Insular Southeast Asia
  • Ecosystems

  • Tropical Wet Forest
  • Country

  • Indonesia
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