23m3 of illegal wood seized in Campina Grande

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August 3, 2020 - Paraíba, Brazil

The Federal Highway Police (PRF) seized 23 cubic meters of lumber at kilometer 143 of highway BR-230 in Campina Grande on August 3. According to the PRF, the lumber was being transported with a Forest Document with false information, and the wood was illegally harvested in the municipality of Moju, Pará. It was destined for the municipality of Timbauba, in Pernambuco.

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23m3 of illegal wood seized in Campina Grande

Photo: PRF PB

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