The Bark Beetle in the Białowieża Forest in the Light of the Latest Jurisprudence of the Court of Justice of the European Union
American Journal of Agriculture and Forestry
Volume 6, Issue 4, July 2018, Pages: 84-87
Received: Jul. 4, 2018; Accepted: Jul. 17, 2018; Published: Aug. 21, 2018
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Andrzej Panasiuk, Law Faculty, University in Bialystok, Białystok, Poland
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Abstract
The subject of this article is the problem of spruce bark beetle in the Białowieża Forest. The author analyzes what influence human activities have on the Białowieża Forest in relation to the bark beetle gradation. The article also discusses the impact of the recent case law of the Court of Justice of the European Union regarding the protection of the primeval forest in the light of recent actions of the authorities of the Białowieża Forest. The Court's ruling is an important signal for the communities involved in the protection of the Białowieża Forest that at all costs should be protected those remnants of forests that surround us, even at the cost of greater profits. And the spruce beetle became a symbol of the battle for the Białowieża Forest, showing what the forest is for us. The author points to the Court's Decision as an important signal for the communities involved in the protection of the Białowieża Forest that at all costs should be protected those remnants of forests that surround us, even at the cost of greater profits. The Bark beetle became the symbol of the fight for the Białowieża Forest. The forest which is one of the best preserved primeval forest complexes in Europe.
Keywords
Białowieża Forest, Bark Beetle, Pine, Spruce
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Andrzej Panasiuk, The Bark Beetle in the Białowieża Forest in the Light of the Latest Jurisprudence of the Court of Justice of the European Union, American Journal of Agriculture and Forestry. Vol. 6, No. 4, 2018, pp. 84-87. doi: 10.11648/j.ajaf.20180604.14
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