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Amazon Loggers Caught in the Act

For Those Struggling to Survive, Chopping a Few Trees Out of a Forest That Seems to Stretch Forever Can be Irresistible

Illegal logging in the Amazon is usually a faceless phenomenon. Authorities find out about tree poaching after the fact through satellite imagery, or get tips that lead them hours into the forest only to find the perpetrators — and the logs —…
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by: Mark D. Jordahl – June 5, 2012


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