Avgust Kafol

Forester and agricultural expert.

AVGUST KAFOL (1882 Čepovan – 1955 Ljubljana, buried in Komen).
Forester and agricultural expert.

He was a forester in Komen for many years and was responsible for the forestation of the Karst. He successfully led the Komen forestry plantation until his death in 1955. He played an important role in the development of fruit-growing and cattle-breeding in the Karst. Since 1957 his monument has stood in Cirje (a place in Komen), created by the sculptor I. Sajevec.

GPS: 45.8175240, 13.7482710



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