As a result of audits, forest protection workers of Vynogradiv forestry revealed 12 violations – illegal felling of trees in amount of 53 cubic meters for a total of UAH 180.3 thousand. In particular, unidentified individuals illegally felled 42 cubic meter of wood, the damage amounts to UAH 143.1 thousand. Information about abuse was forwarded to the police – four criminal cases were initiated.
The results of the audits are considered at meetings in forestries, after which foresters take measures to address the identified deficiencies and submit to the head of the forestry proposals on bringing those responsible to justice under the law.
Following the audit (November 10, 2016) at production meetings of Vynogradiv forestry and review of the autumn audit results, the officials involved in violations of the law will be dismissed from their jobs.