Poland broke EU law by logging in ancient forest: court

phys.org | 4/17/2018 | Staff
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Poland's rightwing government broke the law by logging in one of Europe's last primeval forests, a UNESCO world heritage site, the European Union's top court ruled Tuesday.

Logging in the Bialowieza Forest began in May 2016 but the European Commission took Poland to court last year arguing that it was destroying a forest that boasts unique plant and animal life.

Management - Operations - Puszcza - Bialowieska - Natura

"The forest management operations concerning the Puszcza Bialowieska Natura...
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