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Environmental violation assessment in southwestern Paraná from 2009 to 2014

Biodiversity International Journal
Alvaro Boson de Castro Faria, Bruna Eoliza Peres Luza


Beltrão, São Jorge D´Oeste, Renascença, and Marmeleiro. It is worth nothing that the remaining natural Environmental violation assessment in southwestern Paraná from 2009 to 2014. The object of this work was to perform a study of the primary infringements responsible for environmental fines in the southwestern region of Paraná. The performance of the state environmental agency was also evaluated for the period from 2009 to 2014. Data was supplied by the Paraná Environmental Institute and refer to the census of proceedings initiated by this authority. The primary infringements recorded in the period were related to flora, followed by a lack of licensing and crimes against the wild fauna. The municipalities with the greatest number of proceedings were Francisco Beltrão, Marmeleiro and Capanema. The range of action of the IAP was between 100 and 120 km. In monetary terms, the municipalities with the most fines were Francisco forests continue to be threatened in this region, demanding continued societal control and environmental education.


forest policy and law, forest administration, environmental policing