VERLE’S ANCIENT FOREST IS NOW PROTECTED
We like to thank EVERYBODY for their support.
Nobody have done "everything", but everyone have done "something" and TOGETHER we have created huge positive change.
Ale Council, Västkuststiftelsen, the Swedish EPA and Fältbiologerna have saved the areas (on the forestmap below)that does not contain of a square. Read more about their contribution in News .
13 March 2009, Verle forest is saved!
Today Ale Council voted in favour to join a unique partnership between A Click for the Forest, Västkuststiftelsen (a Government foundation) and the Swedish EPA. A partnership which will save Verle forest.
Ale Council will contribute with approximatelly 1 million SEK, A Click for the Forest with approximatelly 2.4 Million SEK, Västkuststiftelsen (a Government foundation) with approxiamatelly 1 million SEK and the Swedish EPA approximatelly 1.9 Million SEK. Fältbiologerna, a swedish youth organisation is giving Ale Council and Västkuststiftelsen 400 000 SEK towards the purshase.
This is such fantastic news. We have been working very long on this partnership as well as on raising enough money to save Verle forest. We would like to say a BIG THANK YOU to all the people and organisation who has made this possible. Togheter we have made a big difference creating posivite change.