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Congo basin forests saved by government action , timber certification

Date : 27th May 2008, Source : ENS



BONN, Germany, May 27, 2008 (ENS) - The government of the Democratic Republic of the Congo today announced plans to designate at least 50,190 square miles of the Earth's second largest rainforest region as new protected areas. Elsewhere in the Congo Basin today, the timber company Congolaise Industrielle des Bois and the Tropical Forest Trust announced that the company has more than doubled the amount of certified rainforest it operates.

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