Reforestation Efforts at the Site of the Gifu Forest Fire (2003-2004)

The Number of Tree Planting 2
Trees were planted 30,000
Number of volunteers 3,615

On April 5, 2002, up to 410 ha of mountain forest were devastated in a forest fire in the cities of Gifu and Kakamigahara in Gifu Prefecture. Reforestation efforts are being made in order to begin the process of reforestation as quickly as possible and bring back the natural ecosystem of the area.