Environmental Prosecutor's Office Ugra filed a claim to recover with "AMG-mining" (included in "NC Krasnoleninskneftegas") of damage to forest fund in the amount of over 180 million rubles, according to Wednesday's press-service of the district prosecutor's office.
"It was established that from February 2011 to October 2012 LLC" AMG-mining ", involving contractors, in the absence of any permits for forest management carried out sand quarry, located on the West Kayumovskom Kondinsky license area in the district of Khanty-Mansiysk "- said in a statement.
It is emphasized that as a result of these actions on the forest lands Upper Kondinsky district forest area of over 19 hectares were destroyed trees and ground cover.
The damage caused by illegal logging exceeded 180 million rubles.
"In this regard, environmental prosecutor sent Kogalym city court lawsuit to recover damages caused to the environment by that amount. Addition, the materials prosecutor's investigation into the illegal felling of forest plantations and violations of environmental protection in the production of works directed to the investigating authorities to address the issue of criminal prosecution, "- the report says.