GUANGDONG, January 2 -- According to forest officials from Guangdong, 50 new forest towns are to be constructed in Guangdong Province within 2 years, and the total number of forest towns is expected to reach 120 till 2020.

The term of Forest Town was first raised by National Forestry and Grassland Administration in 2017, which is to promote the transformation of forestry development model from using forests to obtain economic benefits via providing ecological services and protecting forests.

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Heng Po County in En Ping City,Guangdong

By Xin Shuyu