Shah Alam Trees for Life 25 March 2017

Hello nature lovers,
Let’s do something green for Mother Nature by planting more trees in the city!
In conjunction with Earth Hour, a global movement to curb climate change, Shah Alam Municipal Council (MBSA) will be organising the first tree planting event of the year as one of their commitments towards carbon neutral city.
So come and get your hands dirty with soil, and at the same time have fun planting trees together with families and friends!  (Yes, this is event is suitable for children with parents’ supervision.)
There will also be a series of educational Eco Talks as well as voluntary maintenance and painting works in the playground before and after tree planting session respectively.
DATE 25 MARCH 2017 (SATURDAY)
TIME 7.30 AM – 11.00 AM
MEETING LOCATION       MASJID SEKSYEN 7, PERSIARAN BESTARI, SHAH ALAM
GOOGLE MAPS https://goo.gl/maps/fedX3B4xgpB2
TYPES OF TREES SPECIES TO BE PLANTED
1. Bucida molinetii (Doa)
2. Heliconia psittacorum
3. Loropetalum chinense
4. Lantana camara
5. Durantha gold
6. Jasmin sambac
7. Ruellia
8. Sanchezia nobilis
9. Acalypha red
(Fact: One large tree can provide a day’s supply of oxygen for up to four people)
THINGS TO BRING BY VOLUNTEER
Please inform that all volunteers are compulsory to bring along the following equipments:
• Own gardening gloves
• Sport shoes
• Reusable water tumble
THINGS PROVIDED BY ORGANISER
• Gardening Tools
• Refreshments
REGISTRATION
– Kindly register yourself here. 
– The registration for 200 volunteers is based on first come first serve basis. Hence, any absence without prior notice will result in your name being listed in our reserve list for future events.
– We appreciate your attendance once registered to avoid inconveniences.
TRANSPORT TO SITE
– From our experience, we received various enquiries about arrangement of transport to the site. However, logistic arrangement is volunteer’s responsibility and we encourage you to invite family or friends who have transport and carpool together.
(Fact: Carpooling could save up to 50% of your carbon footprint)
Please share and spread the great initiative. For latest update, please visit our Facebook event page.
Any inquiry, please contact:
Bernard Eng
Shah Alam Trees for Life 2016
Eco Warriors Malaysia
Thank you and hope to see you soon!

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