November 12th, 2018 Comments Off on białowieza

In April this year EU’s highest court has ruled that Poland’s logging in the Unesco-protected Białowieża forest was illegal and violating laws. Białowieża is one of Europe’s last areas of primeval (mind you; 10.000 years old) forest and it remains a haven for birds, wolves, lynx and 25% of the world’s European bison population. We visited the forest and the impressive logging sites last year. Three forest portraits.

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