1,000 Rai of Illegally Deforested Land Seized by Authorities

 | Fri 17 Jun 2016 08:26 ICT

CityNews – Forest rangers in Fang, Chiang Mai have secured an area of 1,000 rai that has been illegally deforested and used by businesses and locals in the area.

deforest in fang

Over 100 individual plots covered the 1,000 rai of land that was being mostly used for illegal agriculture.

Officers are in the process of negotiation the removal of illegal land owners in a peaceful manner.