These are trees that, according to Susana Prada, Regional Secretary of the Environment, put in question the security of the population and prevent the regeneration of Laurissilva.
The slaughter takes place between the Poiso mountains and Ribeiro Frio until the end of the year.
Some of these trees already have their roots showing.
The wood resulting from this felling of trees will be reused in the Government services to produce floors, fencing, among other things.
Taken from RTP Madeira