Calamba City, Laguna – More than 200 pieces of round and half-moon logs were apprehended during one of the continuous monitoring, patrolling, and surveillance operations of DENR CENRO Real last November 13-16, 2021 along the Magnac River located at Brgy. Maligaya and Canaway, in General Nakar, Quezon.
The apprehended forest products originated from the timberland areas of General Nakar. The said logs shall be hauled and deposited to DENR CENRO Real Impounding Area. Administrative Confiscation Proceedings (ACP) shall also be conducted in accordance with existing laws and regulations.
Currently, there are 20 identified illegal hotspots within the areas of Real, Infanta, and Nakar.
DENR CALABARZON Regional Executive Director Nilo B. Tamoria continues to emphasize the importance of close collaboration among the PENROs, CENROs, law enforcement agencies, and the communities for the anti-illegal logging operations of the agency.