The Year in Illegal Logging: A Look Back | WWF

The Year in Illegal Logging: A Look Back



Posted on 07 January 2011
From World Resources Institute: 2010 was a significant year for global efforts to tackle illegal logging. Here’s a look back on some of that progress. Long a problem in many of the world’s forests, illegal logging has unsustainable impacts. It deprives governments of tax revenue. It puts law-abiding companies at a competitive disadvantage. And it negatively impacts forest-dependent peoples, not to mention the world’s biodiversity and climate. Read more...