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A U.S.-based reforestation organization said on Wednesday that they will continue their plantation drive safely despite the coronavirus outbreak.

“[At] Eden projects we acknowledge how serious the COVID-19 pandemic has become, but we’re finding proactive ways to care for our employees and achieve our mission,” Steve Fitch, the founder and CEO of Eden Reforestation Projects, said on Twitter.

In a video message, Fitch said that since restoration sites of the group are mostly far flung, their teams can safely plant and protect millions of new trees.

“The good news is our tree planting teams are all safe and healthy

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