Friends of the Vumba December,2016 newsletter

Greetings All. Here’s a quick update on our work…

CONSERVATION: Last month, wood poachers with a seven-tonne truck were caught near Chinziwa, in the lower Vumba, as they tried to make off with illegally-felled indigenous timber. The scouts alerted the Forestry Commission, who responded promptly and arrested and fined the culprits. Vigilance is key, and having scouts on the ground to monitor the situation. Download the full newsletter here fotv-dec-2016