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Peru | Government to plant 1M trees around Machu Picchu WH site to protect against landslides

Peruvian President Martin Vizcarra launched a campaign on Thursday to reforest the Machu Picchu archeological site in order to protect it from mud slides and forest fires.


Vizcarra has pledged to plant one million trees in the 35,000-hectare protected archeological complex that features the stunning Inca citadel.


https://www.france24.com/en/20200109-peru-to-plant-one-million-trees-around-machu-picchu

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