Soil and water conservation activities being stepped up in Ginda sub-zone

Soil and water conservation activities are being stepped up in all the administrative areas of Ginda sub-zone, according to Mr. Seid Omar Adhana, head of development in the area. Ginda, 14 June 2010 - Soil and water conservation activities are being stepped up in all the administrative areas of Ginda sub-zone, according to Mr. Seid Omar Adhana, head of development in the area.

He explained that the local inhabitants are actively engaged in preventing soil erosion and digging of holes for planting tree seedlings, as well as renovating and constructing embankments and terraces.

More than 10,000 holes have so far been dug through the popular campaign, Mr. Seid added.