Brent Crane

Brent Crane

American freelance journalist

One of those reporter guys.

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Illegal logging 'ravaging' Myanmar’s Indawgyi Lake Wildlife Reserve

Life moves slowly at Myanmar’s largest lake but in the mountains just beyond its shores buzzes a flurry of both destructive and illegal activity. Along with dozens of unregulated gold mining operations south of the lake, there churns an illegal logging industry in the northeast which local conservationists say is ravaging forests inside Indawgyi’s wildlife sanctuary.