Report: Illegal Russian lumber flooded Europe despite timber laws

Timber linked to one of Russia’s largest illegal logging scandals has entered the E.U. despite rules meant to tackle the illicit trade, according to a new report. The report, titled Taiga King, by UK-based environmental group Earthsight alleges more than 100,000 tons of timber from Khabarovsk Krai in Russia’s far east made its way into … Continue reading Report: Illegal Russian lumber flooded Europe despite timber laws