Meaning of LOGGING in English

LOGGING

noun

COLLOCATIONS FROM CORPUS

■ ADJECTIVE

illegal

Aquino promised that all those involved in illegal logging would be prosecuted.

Since 1970, about half of Selva Lacandona has been destroyed through clearance for agriculture and illegal logging .

Over the past five years, 2,346 cases of illegal logging have been brought before the courts.

The workers were charged with forest encroachment and illegal logging .

EXAMPLES FROM OTHER ENTRIES

the logging industry

EXAMPLES FROM CORPUS

Both contrasted this apparent indifference with the West's readiness to criticize the damaging of rainforest by logging .

In theory, logging was suspended by law in January 1990, but it is reported to be continuing apace.

Pollution, mining, uncontrolled tourism and soil erosion caused by logging are to blame.

The court confirmed a 1989 federal ruling disallowing legal action against the logging brought on environmental grounds.

The governments of the countries concerned claim that logging will not harm rainforests.

This very effectively conserved run-off and avoided water logging .

Whether or not computerised logging will appeal to you depends largely on your attitude towards computers.

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