ACEH. In order to commemorate the Tree Planting Day of Indonesia, Cita Sehat Foundation and Rumah Zakat do the planting action by planted 13,000 trees.
“Why do we choose the 13,000 because this activity is also at the same time commemorate the 13 years of Aceh tsunami,” said Yasir, Public Health Cita Sehat Aceh.
The planting of 13,000 trees attracted the attention of various groups including communities in Aceh City to participate in the event. The tree planting agenda was held on Sunday (26/11), in Leupung, Lhoknga, Aceh Besar.
The action starts from the gathering point at the Aceh Tsunami Museum, along with the Aceh Forestry Department entourage, the team moves towards the Leupung Mosque. Before the action, the participants followed the direction of the Head of the Forest Service about the importance of safeguarding the earth and explained little about how to plant a good and right tree. The action lasted half a day at 4 different location points.
Nusantara volunteers also participated in the action. Nusantara volunteers seem very enthusiastic in the action. The volunteers joined the tree seedling in the area of the bridge and Koramil TNI Leupung.
“We are very pleased to join this action, hopefully, this action can be more solid,” said Rahmat, the coordinator at the point of planting the seedlings.
The action ended at around 12:00 noon and continued praying together and eat “sauce belangong” as well as silahturahmi between communities that participate the tree planting action.
Newsroom / Nurul Rahayu