Green campaigners called in police after discovering an illegal logging site in a nature reserve -- and rounded up a gang of beavers.(via Neatorama via Conservative Grapevine)
Environmentalists found 20 neatly stacked tree trunks and others marked for felling with notches at the beauty-spot at Subkowy in northern Poland.
But police followed a trail left where one tree had been dragged away -- and found a beaver dam right in the middle of the river. A police spokesman said: "The campaigners are feeling pretty stupid. There's nothing more natural than a beaver."
source: Austrian Times
Thursday, January 08, 2009
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From the December 9th Austrian Times: