January to the end of August 2018 period, West Jakarta Forestry Sub-dept. has pruned 7,000 trees in eight sub-districts.
" Totally, around 7,000 trees in eight sub-districts has been pruned"
West Jakarta Forestry Sub-dept. Head, Aris Firmansyah said, pruning is done to anticipate trees from falling.
"Tree pruning is divided into three categories, light, medium, and heavy. Totally, around 7,000 trees in eight sub-districts has been pruned," he informed, Thursday (8/30).
He explained, pruning is done every day based on resident's request or personnel monitoring on the field.
"All resident's complaints are followed up by deploying personnel to prune it and monitor on the field routinely," he conveyed.