Billion Trees Project (Philippines)
Last March 10, 2021, the International Association of Youth and Students for Peace-Albay Chapter started the “Billion Trees Project” in collaboration with the 904th Coast Guard Auxilliary Squadron and the Coast Guard Auxilliary District Bicol headed by Captain Maria Delilah S. Valeza, and LGU Castilla.
We planted 400 male mangrove saplings at Nasipit River, Castilla, Sorsogon. On the same date, the IAYSP and the mentioned team also conducted a Mangrove Planting at Rompeolas, Sorsogon City, Sorsogon, and planted 400 male mangrove saplings. A total of 800 male mangrove saplings for the day.