Action Policy for Biodiversity Conservation

Examples of Biodiversity Conservation Efforts

Mangrove Tree Planting [ TAIYO YUDEN (PHILIPPINES) ]

In FY2008, TAIYO YUDEN (PHILIPPINES) began planting mangrove seedlings on Olango Island, near Mactan Island where the company is located. Every year 10,000 mangrove trees are planted.

Volunteering for Forest Maintenance [ TAIYO YUDEN ]

Since FY2007, TAIYO YUDEN has participated in a forest maintenance project run by Gunma Prefecture, involving corporate volunteer work. Every year, volunteers from TAIYO YUDEN have helped to maintain the "Taiyo no Mori" forest, joining with prefectural government employees to trim underbrush and thin trees.

Extermination of alien species (red swamp crawfish) [ NIIGATA TAIYO YUDEN ]

The red swamp crawfish is specified as a dangerous alien species because it has an adverse impact on existing species such as water plants and aquatic organisms. Employees of NIIGATA TAIYO YUDEN and their family members exterminates red swamp crawfish every year as part of our biodiversity conservation activities.