Prosecutors are investigating the illegal felling of more than 370 trees in Velyky Berezny district
Transcarpathian Interdistrict Prosecutor's Office for supervision over the observance of laws on environmental protection launched an investigation into the illegal felling of forests in Velyky Berezny district (Art.246 of the Criminal Code of Ukraine).
This was preceded by prosecutorial verification of compliance with environmental legislation on the conservation, protection, use and reproduction of forest resources at the branch "Velyky Berezny forest agricultural farm" of the SE "Transcarpathian regional department of forest agricultural farms," during which they found out the fact of the illegal felling of over 379 trees by unidentified persons in the stands of the branch "Velyky Berezny forest agricultural farm."
According to calculations of the State Ecological Inspectorate in Transcarpathian region, the amount of the damage caused by this felling is over 546,000 UAH.
Source - Press office of the prosecutors in Transcarpathian region