The 13th Forest Protection Activity at “Mazda-no-Mori” (employee-management cooperation program)*
Date: December 2 (Saturday), 2017 9:30-14:00
Place: Hiroshima Prefecture Ryokka (afforestation) Center
Present and former Mazda employees, their families and friends joined a carefully planned forest thinning effort as volunteers, with guidance and cooperation from a forest management volunteer organization (Total: 54 people participated).
A mini-lecture titled “Forest blessing” was held for the participants to learn how the forests prevent disasters and protect rich sea. In addition, an education program for school children was held, to enlighten the importance of nature, through making decorations made with wood, acorn, etc.
* “Mazda-no-Mori (Mazda Forest)” is the nickname of a 5.85 ha area on the grounds of the Hiroshima Prefecture Ryokka (afforestation) Center in a natural forest covering 125 ha, located to the northeast of the Mazda Head Office.