Landowners demand clarification over logging operation
Quoting the Island Sun newspaper – 18 March 2019
“LANDOWNER in East Are Are is demanding the Ministry of Forest and Research to clarify the status of double logging operations at Ruarata.
“A landowner who requested anonymity raised the query subsequent to a recently experienced that two different logging contractors are operating under one licensee in the area.
“He said they need clear explanation from the licensee, companies (contractors) and MFR on this suspicious dealing.
“The landowner said as resource owners they want fair operation on their resources for the benefit of all parties and the country.
“He said they demanded urgent response on the matter and responsible authorities must do as soon as possible.”
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