Recently, it was learned from the news conference on the working situation of forestation and greening in Nanning held by the Nanning Municipal Forestry Bureau that the forest coverage rate in Nanning has increased from 43.81% in 2015 to 48.75% in 2019, which grew by 4.94% in total.
It was understood that the Nanning Municipal Forestry Bureau took the forestation of mountains as the focal point and continuously achieved the “double growth” momentum for forestry areas and living trees stock. They adopted the combined measures such as planting, modification and compensation and the area for structural adjustment of optimized trees was 84,000 mu. Apart from all these, the statistics showed that since the implementation of the “13th Five-Year Plan”, the forestation area in Nanning was 1.3224 million mu while that of forestry cultivation was 3.6478 million mu. The number of trees by voluntary planting was 50.788. The area for comprehensive rock desertification treatment was 196,100 mu while that of shelterbelt project for Zhujiang River was 8,600 mu.