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Vietnam 'Hub for Illegal Timber'

Environment  (tags: environment, nature, destruction, forests, trees, Illegal logging )

- 4106 days ago -
Vietnam has become a major South-East Asian hub for processing illegally logged timber, according to a report from two environmental charities. The trade threatens some of the last intact forests in the region, say the UK-based Environmental Investigation


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Scott Shaubel (816)
Saturday March 22, 2008, 7:33 am

"Until these states clean up their act and shut their markets to wood products made from illegal timber, the loss of precious tropical forests will continue unabated."


Scott Shaubel (816)
Saturday March 22, 2008, 7:38 am

How many tons of explosives and defoliants were dropped on those,..

"some of the last intact forests in the region, "

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Embers S (11)
Sunday March 23, 2008, 6:53 am
This is so sad... I hope somehow, this deforestation can be halted.
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