BEIJING, March 12, China Daily -- According to the statistics from Beijing Afforestation Committee Office, the forest coverage of Beijing has been more than tripled from 12.8 percent to 42.3 percent since the country launched a national tree-planting campaign in the early 1980s.

thumb FYG-Key program 3.12 Beijing forest coverage rate reaches 42

President Xi Jinping is planting trees in Xihongmen Town, Daxing District, Beijing on April 5, 2016.


By XinShuyu