Climate Crisis Awareness Event in Ankara

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Climate Crisis Awareness Event in Ankara

Ankara City Council (AKK), Ankara Capital Environment and Climate Assembly, held a “Street Trees in Nature Awareness Walk at My Doorstep” with the slogan “We don’t put the climate crisis, we protect street trees” for National Reforestation Day on November 11.

Trees in the streets of Bahçelievler were also photographed during the event, where the importance of trees in the streets of Bahçelievler neighborhood was discussed.

The Ankara City Council (AKK) continues its efforts to raise environmental and climate awareness and educate citizens.

The Environment and Climate Assembly of the capital of Ankara organized the event “We don’t put the climate in crisis, we protect the trees from the streets” on November 11, National Reforestation Day.

The event, which was held in Bahçelievler and aimed to draw attention to the existence of trees in the streets of Başkent; Ankara Capital Environment and Climate Council Chairman Ömer Şan and Board Member Prof. Nilgün Görer Tamer and guests were present.

In the event to raise awareness of the adaptation of street trees on the route of Bahçelievler 46. Street, 61. Street, 60. Street, 59. Street, 7th Street (Aşkabat), 36. Street and Cengizhan Street in climate and for the resilient neighborhood, the trees of these streets also participated in the event. photography.

In the project context ; Teacher. Dr. The telephone application prepared by Nilgün Görer Tamer and the members and the data matrix placed on the trees were also presented, and it was explained that the nature of the tree and its value it adds to the ecosystem could be learned.

“WE WANT TO PAY ATTENTION TO THE EXISTENCE OF TREES IN THE STREETS OF BAŞKENT”

Stating that as Ankara City Council they continue to organize environmental and climate change awareness events, Chairman of Başkent Ankara Environment and Climate Council, Ömer Şan said : in our city is another factor as part of our efforts to prevent climate change. we are at our event. We will march in 7 streets of Bahçelievler to draw attention to the presence of trees in the streets of the capital,” he said.

Stating that they can learn the properties of trees with a phone app, Professor Nilgün Görer Tamer, Board Member of Başkent Ankara Environment and Climate Assembly; “The name of our project is Nature Street Trees at My Door. We came together to explain the importance of street trees for climate-resilient settlements. We will try to understand together the different groups of street trees and how urban transformations affect these trees. In fact, there is a phone app where we rate the properties of the tree that we measured for the tree inventory. With this application, those who walk down the street can discover the characteristics of the tree and the value it adds to the ecosystem.

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