22.04.2011 18.Nisan, 5771 Chel Hamo'ed 2; Tag 3 des Omer
Instead of planting new trees, scientists are not intervening in nature's impressive recovery, which visitors can already witness.
In the heart of the Carmel Forest, not far from where the bus carrying prison service cadets went up in flames in last December's devastating fire, stand two burned stumps of pine trees. Nearby, a cluster of cyclamens is blooming.
The sight symbolizes the dramatic process the area has undergone since the fire. Experts are not intervening in nature's impressive recovery, which can be seen in the blooming of a variety of wildflowers….