Conservation benefit: 400-acre forest preserve
Community benefit: Construction of a kindergarten and medical dispensary
Nasigasiga is located 40 miles from the nearest town. In June 2003, a group from Seacology visited the village to officially open a new water tank and delivery system, which Seacology had funded in exchange for the establishment of a 332-acre forest reserve.
Nasigasiga is now willing to set aside another 400 acres of pristine forest for a period of 20 years. In exchange, Seacology will fund construction of a much-needed kindergarten and medical dispensary.Full or partial funding for this project provided by
- July 2004
- The foundation was laid with former Seacology board member Tim Toben in February 2004. The kindergarten and dispensary were completed in March 2004. Seacology's 2004 expedition to Fiji visited...