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Sindh Forest Department brings pride to nation by planting Maximum Number of Mangroves for 3rd Guinness World Record

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article image PR:  The Sindh Forest Department yet again clinched the 3rd Guinness World Record for planting the maximum number of mangrove saplings during the daylight hours in Keti Bunder, Thatta District, along Sindh coast, on April 19, 2018. The total number of saplings planted by the closing of the time was 1,129,294. The Department has broken its own […]…Read More

Sindh Forest Department aims at 3rd Guinness World Record for planting Maximum Number of Mangroves at Keti Bunder

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PR:  The Sindh Forest Department is once again aiming at the 3rd Guinness World Record by planting the maximum number of mangrove saplings during the daylight hours in Keti Bunder, Thatta District, on April 19, 2018. Guinness World Records is a universally recognized authority on the cataloguing and verification of a huge number of world records – […]…Read More

Planting of over 300,000 Olive Trees underway in Pothohar

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article image ISLAMABAD: Under a five-year plan initiated in 2015, the agriculture department of Punjab province is providing two million olive saplings free of charge to farmers in the Pothohar region. The aim of the Olive Valley Project is to develop the region as an olive-growing region and promote domestic olive oil production. Pothohar (also often spelled Potohar, Pothwar, Potwar) is a large plateau region in north-eastern Pakistan covering an area of 8,…Read More

Planting more trees best solution to climate change

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: Dr. Qamar-Uz-Zaman, former DG Pakistan Meteorological Department, calls climate change a threat greater than terrorism for its ability to have a widespread effect on a country, even influencing economic policies and other plans for the future. "Pakistan is an example to demonstrate the effects of climate change. It is still one of eight countries considered most vulnerable to climate change," said Dr. Qamar while talking to members of the Parliamentary Task…Read More

Earth Day – Nation planting hope for future generations

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article image STAFF REPORT IBD: The WWF - Pakistan in collaboration with PharmEvo launched a nation-wide plantation drive in 38 cities across Pakistan to celebrate Earth Day 2013. More than one billion people across the globe participated in the 43rd annual celebration of Earth Day to make the world a healthier and greener place to live in.Pakistan joined 193 countries on the Earth Day to give back to Mother Earth under tree plantation campaign Save the planet in a Nise’ way.’WWF-Pakistan and Pharmevo…Read More