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Poland, Białowieża : Still blocking you, Szyszko [ENG]

Poland’s environment minister, Jan Szyszko*, whom green activists have criticized for allowing large-scale logging in the ancient Białowieża forest, has called for the woodland to be stripped of Unesco’s natural heritage status, banning human intervention. Białowieża, straddling Poland’s eastern border … Continue reading

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Poland: SAVE Białowieża forest ! [ENG]

Activists Step Up Protest Against Logging in Ancient Forest Environmental campaigners chained themselves to logging equipment in Poland’s ancient Bialowieza Forest on Wednesday in protest against the government-backed felling of trees in the UNESCO World Heritage site that straddles the … Continue reading

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