Laguna Phuket helping to Support a Green Community
Over 140 Laguna Phuket staff volunteers led by Ms. Prae Sunantaraks, Director of Community Relations & Corporate Social Responsibility, Laguna Resorts & Hotels Plc, together with Baan Tappla villagers and school students, and representatives of Marine and Coastal Resources Station 19th, planted 4,500 mangrove saplings at Baan Tappla, Phang-Nga.
This 8thedition of Laguna Phuket’s annual tree planting event is part of its community initiative that aims to raise awareness of global warming and help build greener communities.
To date, Laguna Phuket has planted 21,300 mangrove saplings in Phuket and neighboring provinces.
The annual activity is one of many initiatives set up by Laguna Phuket to support its wider strategic goal on environment preservation according to Banyan Tree Global Fund (BTGF)’s worldwide guideline for each property within the group to plant 2,000 trees in each respective community each year.
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