On Monday (12/2), 99 personnel of South Jakarta Forestry Sub-department pruned 102 trees type banyan, mahogany, angsana, tropical almond tree and rain tree in 14 locations.
" Trees pruning is our routine activity"
"Tree pruning is our routine activity," stated Bambang Muhirdan, South Jakarta Forestry Sub-department's Green Line and Cemetery Section Head.
According to him, personnel in the field were equipped chainsaws, machetes, rope, and safety devices in every trees pruning. Mostly, his side pruned shady and high trees.
"It is done for shady trees in order to anticipate fallen trees at a later time," he mentioned.