28m3 of wood seized in Nova Santa Helena

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February 12, 2020 - Mato Grosso, Brazil

The PRF seized 28.14 cubic meters of wood on highway BR-163 on Monday, February 10. The forest guide used to transport the wood was expired and a different vehicle was being used than the one specified in the document. The truck allegedly departed from Moraes de Almeida and was destined for Itumbiara.

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28m3 of wood seized in Nova Santa Helena

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