Green screens

Green screens
12. October 2017

The planting of ‘green screens’ (greenery shielding residential areas from busy transport arteries and industrial sites) also helps to reduce air pollution. Green screens have… Read »

Tree planting by ArcelorMittal Ostrava

Tree planting by ArcelorMittal Ostrava
12. October 2017

An important contribution to biodiversity was the planting of 111 trees by ArcelorMittal Ostrava, a major local air polluter, in 2008-2009 (cost  6 million CZK)…. Read »

Landek National Nature Reserve

Landek National Nature Reserve
12. October 2017

A number of plans will be implemented at the Landek site. The oldest near-natural forests will be left to develop naturally (with the exception of… Read »

Eco-friendly weed removal

11. October 2017

When maintaining pavements, roads and public spaces, maintenance workers encounter weeds growing in the cracks between paving stones, kerbstones etc. These plants tend to be… Read »