APRIL implements "ring plantations" as a way to protect conservation forest from encroachment and degradation. An acacia plantation is established around the core conservation forest area, creating a buffer zone. This prevents illegal logging and human encroachment.

APRIL implements “ring plantations” as a way to protect conservation forest from encroachment and degradation. An acacia plantation is established around the core conservation forest area, creating a buffer zone. This prevents illegal logging and human encroachment.