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Forest for children

Forest for children

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25.11.21

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Лісові ініціативи і cуспільство

On November 15, the ForestCom NGO held a meeting with students of the school of Artasiv village, Zhovkva district, Lviv region. Our expert Taras Kharachko introduced students to his “Forest for Children” curriculum.


A lesson "Helping birds we help ourselves" was held at school. Children of different ages learned a lot of new, interesting and useful things. So now they all know the following:

- what are the benefits of birds;

- which birds winter in Ukraine and why they do not fly to warmer regions;

- which birds migrate closer to humans in winter and why;

- what can and should be fed to birds;

- how to create a garden for birds with all the necessary conditions;

- how to make a feeder well.


In addition, we invited students to take part in a competition for the best photo of feeding birds in winter. The students were interested in this idea, so now they want to create a feeder themselves to invite birds to their own garden.


We look forward to the photo report of the participants!

#urbanbiobird #forestcom #volunteering

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