Do not believe your eyes: the forest is not being cut (PHOTOS)
Deforestation in the territory of forest Transcarpathian region is taking place according to the planned forest management and with appropriate permissions. This was stated at the press conference by the head of the Transcarpathian Regional Forestry and Hunting Industry Department Valery Murga, the Ukrinform reports.
He also said that the amount of logging in the region is the same as in previous years.
This information was confirmed by the First Deputy Head of the State Forestry Agency Khrystyna Yushkevich.
Commenting on the illegal cutting of forests, Mrs. Yushkevich noted that in Transcarpathia the chances of such cutting are minimized by e-accounting system.
As we reported, the media released a number of publications on illegal logging in Transcarpathian region. But inspections carried out by working group consisting of representatives of the State Forestry Agency, the Ministry of Interior, customs office and the State Border Guard Service do not confirm this information.
However, the community raises alarm, which is evidenced by the photos and comments that appear from time to time in social networks. Here are today's for example.
Дмитро Тужанський: угорській громаді Закарпаття потрібні гарантії їхніх прав та увага української влади як до повноцінних громадян
8 December 2017 21:13