Newmont site to become botanic garden

In 2011, after planting hundreds of thousands of trees on a former mine site in southeast Minahasa, Indonesia, PT Newmont Minahasa Raya (PTNMR), Newmont’s Indonesian subsidiary, delivered 443ha of revegetated land to the government of Indonesia

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The reclaimed and revegetated former mine site at Minahasa in Indonesia

Newmont stated that today, the area is a thriving forest of mahogany, teak, nyatoh, and sengon trees, and the future site of Indonesia’s newest botanic garden.