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Hot lumber falls in Lapu

December 19, 2012


A ten-wheeler truck loaded with assorted lumber was apprehended by Task Force Kalikasan in Lapu-Lapu City last Monday. The truck driver failed to present a certificate of transport permit for the forest products. Authorities turned over the truck and its load to the Dept. of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) in pier 3. The 16,533 […]

P10-M lumber seized in Mandaue

October 25, 2012


LUMBER products valued at P10 million were seized by a team of policemen and the Provincial Environment and Natural Resources Office (PENRO) from a warehouse in barangay Paknaan, Mandaue City, in a raid. The raid on Wednesday was based on a search warrant issued by Mandaue Regional Trial Court Branch 28 Judge Rafael Yrastorza, said […]

DENR to shut down sawmills

July 27, 2012


The Department of Environment and Natural Resources on Thursday announced that it would shut down sawmills and wood processing plants in southern Mindanao that could not present proof of having legal sources of wood. The move, according to DENR southern Mindanao director Joselin Marcus Fragada, was part of the intensified campaign against illegal logging, which […]

Lumber firms warned Get permits this month

March 5, 2012


The environment department in Central Visayas is giving wood processing plants and lumber dealers operating without permits until the end of March to comply with the requirement. “We are giving those operators to fully comply with the requirements of the forestry laws until March 2012, after such time we shall have implemented the closure of […]