Trees into pulp

By SARAH LEVIN
January 16, 2014 14:19

The post-snowstorm Jerusalem municipality clean up will cost a total of NIS 8 million.




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President Shimon Peres planting trees for Tu Bishvat with children at the President's Residence in Jerusalem, January 15, 2014.. (photo credit:Mark Neiman/GPO)

Israel is one of the few countries in the world to enter the 21st century with a net gain of trees due to its massive afforestation efforts.

Will we be able to maintain that, or did the snowstorm bring us back to a lower rating after Alexa, the storm of the century? Chanoch Zoref, the Keren Kayemeth LeIsrael-Jewish National Fund Jerusalem hills district manager, says, “Yes.”

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