Logging machinery destroyed at illegal logging site in Taquaruçu do Norte Gleba

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July 23, 2020 - Mato Grosso, Brazil

The State Secretariat for the Environment (Sema-MT) destroyed logging machinery at a logging site in Taquaruçu do Norte Gleba, about 250km west of the town of Colniza on July 20. There was no Rural Environmental Registry (CAR) for the site - about 10 hectares of which had been cleared. The area has been sanctioned.

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Logging machinery destroyed at illegal logging site in Taquaruçu do Norte Gleba

Photo: SEMA-MT