East Jakarta Administration plant 300 protective trees in an empty on Jl Yankes AD Munjul, Cipayung. Besides for greening, planting also aims to prevent the land as wide as 3.5 hectares from misuse action from irresponsible people.
East Jakarta Mayor, Bambang Musyawardana disclosed, the land was previously occupied by residents illegally. But they have been controlled one month ago.
"As planned, the land will be planted with 3,000 trees. It is done gradually and has been planted 300 trees so far," he stated, Wednesday (9/7).
Temporarily, types of tree that have been planted is mahoni that has high economic value and not prone to fall. In future, the same characteristic will be chosen.
"I'll coordinate with Park and Cemetery Sub-dept to look for better seeds," he finished
Source : http://www.beritajakarta.com/en/