Resource Details

Eco Alert

Project: Project - Nonprofit

Contact Info

Nadine C. Patrice: npatrice2010@gmail.com

Affiliations

Operation Green Leaves

Link(s)

Species Info

In Haiti, native trees and fruit trees.

In Florida tree plantings at least 50% of native trees at each planting.

Description

  • The mission of this project is to enhance environmental education, ecological restoration, and reforestation in Haiti and Florida (US).
  • Since 1991, over 100,000 seedlings have been raiesd and donated for reforestation projects throughout Haiti.
  • Additionally, partner communities are provided with technical support and workshops on seed and seedling management.
  • During this time, Operation Green Leaves has developed the Eco Alert television show about environmental issues in Haiti and South Florida.
  • The project continues to work in Haiti and Florida by organizing tree planting activities and teacher training events.

Geographical Region

  • Other-Subtropics
  • Caribbean Islands
  • Country

  • Other
  • Haiti
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    ELTI is a joint initiative of:
    Yale School of Forestry & Environmental Studies Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute