One School, One Tree, One Gift to Nature

OISCA CFP and Binagbag Elementary School - “Cultivate the Future”


Tree planting year



Tree name

OISCA CFP and Binagbag Elementary School - “Cultivate the Future”

Location



Time Zone

PHT (Philippines Time)

Tree species

Narra

Why this species was chosen

Narra is considered to be a hardy tree and has lower mortality rate compared with other species. Considered as the National Tree, the government wants to have more Narra trees in the country.

Website

www.oisca.org.ph

Our story

Binagbag Elementary School joins OISCA Children’s Forest program for its advocacy in cultivating the future. Since the school has a wide area with some vacant lot, the CFP school coordinator, Mr. Ronaldo Sarmiento, through the approval of the school principal joined the Green Wave 2012 Campaign. The participants from 15 school, different district of Quezon enjoyed the 2012 OISCA-CFP Summer Camp, the tree planting activities, lecture about Land biodiversity and marine biodiversity and hope to participate on similar events in the future