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Successfully implemented the project of afforestation on the "Borašnica - Rakov Laz"

20 Jun 2016
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Economic Development Agency "PRVI KORAK" LLC Konjic is in cooperation with the company Šumarstvo "PRENJ" dd Konjic implemented the project "Restoration and revitalization of burnt area on the site „Borašnica - Rakov Laz" near Konjic.

The project is co-financed from the Environmental Fund of Herzegovina-Neretva Canton via Public call for the use of the funds frome the Fund in order of co-financing programs and projects in the field of protection, conservation and improvement of air quality and ozone layer protection, energy efficiency and renewable energy.

By implementation of this project it was planted 2,000 pieces of maple seedlings and 2,000 pieces of seedlings of ash, it were restored completely burned forest complexes, built a network of primary and secondary forest roads which will serve as fire roads extinguishing any future fires in the area.

Result of this project is reduction of soil erosion and landslides, reduction of air pollution, the restoration of biodiversity, and thus returned the disturbed ecological balance.