Wood production from planted forests reaches 16,630m3

Tuesday, 11/05/2021, 12:02 [GMT+7]

Wood production from planted forests reaches 16,630m3

According to the report of Khanh Hoa Porincial Statistical Office, in April 2021, the wood production from planted forests over the province reached more than 3,000m3, dropping more than 36.8% over the same period last year; firewood production was nearly 1,400 stere, decreasing by 15.72%. In the first four months of 2021, the wood production from the planted forests was 16,630m3, a decrease of 20.52% in comparison with the same period last year; firewood production was 5,341 stere, down by 10.14%.
 
To ensure safety during the peak of dry season this year, the provincial People's Committee has directed localities and units to actively implement the forest fire prevention and fighting plan; strengthen inspections and instructions on making fires in and near forests, especially on slash and burn farming; combat illegal logging, storing and transportation of forest products; increase propaganda to raise public’s awareness and responsibilities on forest protection and development.
 
H.L
Translated by H.N