Marriott Hotels in Phuket join hands to help restore and plant the mangroves, and promise to do so every quarter.
Phuket, Thailand; March 17, 2016 – 4 hotels under the Marriott International brand in Phuket recently get together in ThapPla Village of Phangna province to plant at least 2,700 mangrove podsas part of their year-long plan CSR project.
The 4 hotels under Marriott International in Phuket who took the initiative in this projectareJW Marriott Phuket Resort & Spa, Renaissance Phuket Resort & Spa, JW Marriott Khao Lak Resort and Spa and the upcoming Phuket Marriott Resort and Spa,Nai Yang Beach. Forming a team of more than 250 associates,who volunteered to help make this world a little greener.
2,700 mangrove pods including 300 young white bean trees were planted on the approximately 57,280 square kilometers of the mangrove under the instructions of Ms. KanokwanHomcha-aim, a representative from IUCN (International Union for Conversation of Nature).
The year-long plan CSR project will be taking placeon every quarter of the year and by the end of 2016 they plan to plant at least 10,000 mangrove pods throughout Phuket.