Exhibition "Tree with a Root" from 12th September Thursday, 08 Sep 2011 - Natural-History Museum[img right]uploads/images/misc/DsK.png[/img]From September 12th to October 28th all visitors of the Natural-History Museum (30 K. Fotinov str.) will be able to see the exhibition "Tree with a Root". 15 photo panels with pictures tell the stories of trees, participants in the first edition of the competition, organized by Foundation EcoObshtnost. Among them is this year’s winner – a plane tree (Platanus) growing in the village Garmen, Blagoevgrad region.
The project "Tree with a Root" is part of the European tree of the year organized by the Czech Environmental Partnership Foundation. The competition attracts people's attention to environmental issues and protection of biodiversity.
The Plane from Garmen was given the right to represent Bulgaria in the first edition of the contest, which took place in 2011. First place went to the Lime from Lelicheli, Romania and the Bulgarian tree was ranked second.