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Media Statement 12 December 2019
Sahabat Alam Malaysia (SAM) refers to the media statement issued by (PKNP - Perak State Development Corporation) that was covered by several local media.
The statement states that the Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) Report for the proposed orchard development at Perak Hi-Tech in Lot PT 253408 and 253409 was approved by the Department of Environment (DoE) on 21 June 2009.
Based on DOE’s stipulation, the validity of an EIA report is only two years from the date of the letter of approval is issued.
At present, the activity in the project area is logging for the purpose of converting the forest to other land use covering 151.49 hectares of land at Lot PT 253408 and PT 253409 from 1 November 2019 to 30 January 2020.Read more