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The Institute of Amazonas Environmental Protection (Ipaam) fined and floating embargoed located in the neighborhood Tarumã, west of Manaus. In one animals were found caged.
One of the floating restaurants, located near Golden Beach, It was spotted running without environmental license agency. Besides that, the technical team found that the project was bathroom waste dumps directly into the river. The owner was fined R $ 10 thousand and is prohibited from carrying out their activities.
According to the Audit Manager, Hermogenes Rabelo, licensing can prevent a lot of damage to the environment and people. “The regularity of these projects need to happen, they make use of water resources. In addition to making bathrooms waste dumps, oils kitchens, They can also happen accidents with swimmers and even fire, If the structure of the floating do not agree”, reported.
Hermogenes also explained that another floating, located in Tarumã-Açu creek, apparently disabled, He had six cats breed “Persian” in precarious conditions and confined in cages. The person responsible was fined and given notice to submit to Ipaam a new location suitable for the animals.
The manager reported that the inspections will occur continuously in the coming months, along with the Environmental Police Battalion.
The action took place last Thursday (13/02), and he had the partnership of the Environmental Police Battalion, It is part of the monitoring of various projects floating operation requested by the State Prosecutor (MPE-AM). The heads have to 20 days to present their defense with the environmental agency.