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Madagascar Sanctions Logging of National Parks

Jungle Jenny is absolutely MAD about this story!


Last week, Andry Rojoelina (the President of Madagascar), who seized power during the military coup last March, released a decree that allows the export of rosewood logs harvested from the island’s NATIONAL PARKS!!


To read this article by Rhett Butler (click here).  Rhett is the founder and editor of Mongabay.com, one of the leading sites on the Web covering tropical forest and biodiversity.


Illegal Rosewood Logging in Masoala National Park. Photo by: Rhett A. Butler