Army joins tree-planting in La Carlota City
Negros Occidental (28 September) -- Soldiers of 11th Infantry Battalion led by its Civil Military Operations Section, and the PTCA of Calnaman Elementary School in Hda. Remedios, Brgy. Balabag, La Carlota City, Negros Occidental, conducted a joint tree planting activity recently.
Troopers, with the teachers and the students planted 250 assorted hardwood tree species of Apitong, Mahogany, Molave and Nihm.
A program followed where the army emphasized to students that the planting of trees can help prevent soil erosion and flood especially during the monsoon season. (PIA/cad) [top]