On February 11, the leaders of 53 local governments infested with pine wilt disease including the City of Busan gathered to officially declare the joint efforts to eradicate pine wilt disease.
Mr. Chung Kwang-soo, Minister of Korea Forest Service, stated that Korea Forest Service will make efforts to completely exterminate pine wilt disease by 2013 and save the pine trees which represent the Korean spirit.
Medium : KBS, YTN
Date : 2009.02.11
Running time: 4 minutes