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"Sun (Taiyo)-nurtured Forest of Imabari City"; Taiyo Oil organizes the 7th Forest Regeneration Volunteer Activity

Taiyo Oil organized "Sun (Taiyo)-nurtured Forest of Imabari City", the 7th Forest Regeneration Volunteer Activity on Saturday April 25 in Imabari City, Ehime Prefecture.
Taiyo Oil remains committed to education about forest preservation and to undertaking activities that promote living together with nature.

Project Overview

Date

Saturday, April 25, 2015

Venue

“Sun (Taiyo)-nurtured Forest of Imabari City” (Imabari City, Ehime Prefecture)

Attendees

Taiyo Oil employees and their families, including new entrants and senior members (68 persons in total, including 13 children)

Activities

  1. Planting work: Planted approximately 200 broadleaf trees for creating a multi-layered forest
  2. Work for protecting tress from damage caused by wildlife: Placed protective material (Phyto Shelters) in order to protect trees from feeding damage caused by sika deer.
  3.  Experience learning
  1. Deepening friendships with local residents of Imabari City

Day’s schedule

9:05 Departure from Shikoku Operations (via three pick-up points)
10:10 Arrival at activities site
10:15 Opening ceremony
10:30 – 11:50 Cutting/branch lopping
11:50 – 12:50 Lunch
12:50 – 14:50 Workshops
14:50 – 15:00 Closing ceremony
15:00 Depart activities site (via three drop-off points)
16:00 Arrive at Shikoku Operations, disperse

Group photo

Group photo

Placement of protective materials around small trees

Placement of protective materials around small trees
 

Disaster Survival training

Disaster Survival training

 

Woodworking workshop

Woodworking workshop