THE VOLUNTEERS OF WWF, WHICH DETECT ILLEGAL LOGGING IN THE CAUCASUS HAVE IMPROVED THEIR SKILLS
WWF-Russia stopped illegal logging in the Republic, including with the assistance of activists who help to identify these facts. WWF experts organized workshop for volunteers as part of the development of sustainable and responsible forest management strategy.
The participants were representatives of Karachay-Cherkessia, Kabardino-Balkaria, Stavropol, Adygea and Krasnodar region. For two days, activists were shown how to distinguish legal logging from illegal one, how trees should be marked for cutting by state agencies, how to measure and account for felled trees.