1000 logs of illegal wood seized at the mouth of the Tocantins

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June 28, 2020 - Pará, Brazil

The Brazilian Navy (MB) seized about a thousand logs of illegal wood in the mouth of the Tocantins river on June 25. According to the MB, the cargo had no invoice. Not all boats used to transport the timber presented their documentation either. The seized cargo totalled 2,164m3 and included the species Angelim, Massaranduba, Jatoba, and Cupiuba.

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1000 logs of illegal wood seized at the mouth of the Tocantins

Photo: MB