Nature Authority warns against tree cutting ahead of Succot

By JPOST.COM STAFF
October 4, 2011 12:07




The Israel Nature and Parks Authority announced Tuesday that they would increase the enforcement of laws prohibiting the illegal harvesting of tree branches around the time of Succot.

The authority said that religious leaders in Israel have welcomed the prohibitive laws, and said that illegally harvesting of tree branches from protected land should be regarded as theft.


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