Permalink: https://media.greenpeace.org/archive/Blockade-Action-against-Wood-Importer-27MZIFIZ2CUN.htmlConceptually similarBlockade Action against Wood ImporterGP0291LCompleted★★★★Blockade Action against Wood ImporterGP0291FCompleted★★★★Blockade Action against Wood ImporterGP0291HCompleted★★★★Blockade Action against Wood ImporterGP0291KCompleted★★★★Blockade Action against Wood ImporterGP0291GCompleted★★★★Blockade Action against Wood ImporterGP0291JCompleted★★★★Timber Import Blockade at Frischeis in StockerauGP0CIRCompleted★★★★Timber Import Blockade at Frischeis in StockerauGP0KO2Completed★★★★Timber Import Blockade at Frischeis in StockerauGP0EJUCompleted★★★★View AllGP0291IBlockade Action against Wood ImporterIn original language:Urwaldbaum blockiert HolzimporteurLocations:Austria-Central Europe-StockerauDate:19 Apr, 1994Credit:© Greenpeace / Waltraud GeierMaximum size:6005px X 3942pxKeywords:Access blockade actions-Day-Forests (campaign title)-Outdoors-Timber-Timber industryShoot:Blockade Action against Wood ImporterWith a giant stump from the Canadian coastal rain forests of the Clayoquot Sound activists protest in front of the Stockerau headquarters of J&A Frischeis, a wood trading company. 30 activists chain themselves to the gate of the company and so block the entry to the premises. Frischeis is one of the biggest Austrian importers of wood from the primeval forests of the tropics, Canada and Russia. The 400 year old stump "Stumpy" has a diameter of two meters at the cut surface and weighs 4 tons. The tree was cut down in 1988 by the Canadian timber company MacMillan Bloedel.