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Australia Cracks Down on Illegal Timber


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Cal
- 2018 days ago - news.mongabay.com
The Australian government has announced the creation of new legislation which will put further restrictions on the import of foreign wood products in effort to halt the flow of illegally logged timber.



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Comments

Bette M. (91)
Friday December 17, 2010, 10:52 am
Dam!.......What a brainy idea!!!!!!

Plant & protect Danny's trees for life...................

Trees are the lungs of the earth.
 

Anna G. (31)
Friday December 17, 2010, 11:17 am
noted.
 

Carol H. (229)
Friday December 17, 2010, 11:27 am
thanks Cal, noted
 

patrica and edw jones (190)
Friday December 17, 2010, 7:42 pm
Too little too late - should have got cracking on this years ago. Still, we will take a 'wait and see' approach. thanks Cal.
 

donna colby (0)
Saturday December 18, 2010, 3:21 am
thanks
 

Colin Hope (243)
Saturday December 18, 2010, 6:18 am
Should have been initiated earlier,but rather late than never!!
 

minkie amoroso (10)
Saturday December 18, 2010, 11:02 am
Yea!! It should have been done years ago, BUT IT WASN'T. So lets all be happy it is done!!!!! One Day at a time, Or Baby Steps, guys!!!!!
 
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