On the Trail of Timber Trafficking – Julian Newman, Environmental Investigation Agency

Illegal logging is one of the most damaging and lucrative forms of environmental crime. In financial terms, the World Bank estimates that illegal logging costs developing countries $15 billion a year in lost revenue and taxes. But the cost of illegal logging goes far beyond financial loss; it exacerbates climate change, impacts ecological security through … Read more On the Trail of Timber Trafficking – Julian Newman, Environmental Investigation Agency