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Protecting the Biodiversity of Forests

Producer: Svetlomir Slavchev

There is a thriving international trade in illegally-logged timber, with far-reaching environmental and economic consequences. To verify whether timber has been harvested sustainably, trustworthy information on the exact source of the wood is needed. The IAEA offers training to its Member States on the use of nuclear and isotopic techniques for monitoring programmes and provides them with reference materials that can help determine the origin of products.


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