Location: Dobrotești commune, Dolj county
Project start: autumn 2022
Planted area: 24.62 ha
Objective: establishment of amelioration perimeter for the rehabilitation of degraded lands
Planted species: acacia (Robinia pseudoacacia), willow (Elaeagnus angustifolia) and honey locust.
Massive Status: Fall 2028 (estimated)
Current project status: Ongoing
Partners: Philips, in the Let’m plant together campaign and OMV Petrom in the Romania plants for tomorrow campaign
Motivation for planting the amelioration forest:
Afforestation of the land is a natural and lasting measure to combat desertification and erosion, because trees have the ability to reverse soil degradation and thus can transform a sandy and infertile soil into a healthy and biodiverse one.
Last work done: planting in December 2022