Swedish Forests Pure Wild West

PRESS RELEASE 2011-06-07 Photo: Protect the Forest – Forest destroyed by Stora Enso   There has been a lot of attention from the media about the Swedish forests lately, after a radio report revealed serious shortcomings in the forest legislation and in the way the authorities handle it. The last few years, forestry management in

Thousands Protest Swedish Primeval Forest Logging

Press release – March 16th, 2011   The recently approved logging of pristine subalpine forest in Änok has ledto an international outcry. Thousands of individuals have written to theCounty Administration Board in Norrbotten, urging them to stop the loggingand instead preserve this pristine wilderness intact. Environmentalorganizations from Germany and Costa Rica have also reacted, arguing