The Provincial Law Enforcement Task Force through the joint elements of Palawan Council for Sustainable Development, Bantay Palawan, PNP Rizal, Bantay Rizal and CENRO Quezon have retrieved 3,147 board feet of abandoned Ipil, Amugis and Nato on Thursday, March 9 at Sitio Malapandeg, Bgy. Punta-baja, Rizal, Palawan.
The possession and cutting of said lumbers are in violation of P.D. 705 or the Forestry Code of the Philippines.
Authorities are conducting further investigation on who are responsible for the said illegal activities.