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Bialowieza: Poland to resume logging in primeval forest

Wednesday, March 10, 2021

Poland is to resume logging in the primeval Bialowieza forest. The forest, a Unesco World Heritage Site shared with Belarus, was the centre of discord between the EU and Poland from 2016 to 2018. Logging was suspended in 2018 after the European Court of Justice ruled that Poland had broken EU law by felling trees that were older than 100 years. The government says logging is needed to clear paths…