With the goal of developing forest ecotourism right in Bien Hoa City, contributing to environmental protection for urban areas of class I. Dong Nai People's Committee has just had a policy of investing VND 500 billion in tourism in Bien Hoa forest, contributing to protecting environmental protection for urban areas of type I. The project is located in 6 wards and communes of the city. Bien Hoa and 2 districts: Trang Bom and Vinh Cuu.
In 2005, the People's Committee of Dong Nai Province issued Decision No. 1816 / QD-UBND approving the Planning and construction project of environmental protection forest in Bien Hoa city, of which there are 7 main items: construction habitat habitat; building the flora and fauna collection area; construction of administrative and service areas; building resettlement areas to relocate households out of forest areas; investment in research, training and education areas; constructing surrounding roads to serve tourism, research and forest protection.
Through review, the project has nearly 157ha of forest with a planting density of 160-550 trees / ha with more than 200 species. The remaining area of 54ha is roads, streams and households growing vegetables and fruit trees. About 295 households are currently using forest land in the project and after 198 jobs have been approved for relocation.
Currently the project has been deploying more than 70% of the total items. The project is assigned to the provincial Agricultural Service Center for implementation. It is expected that after completing the relocation of households out of the forest, some roads around it will be put into tourism exploitation.