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Pucte Timber

Product Highlights

Product:  Pucte timber or “Bullet Wood”

Origin: Maya Biosphere Reserve, Petén, Guatemala

Community: Carmelita, AFISAP and CUSTOSEL Community Concessions.

Certification: FSC Certified

Mission:  Partners in the Carmelita forest concession strive to protect the forest from clearing and degradation and support the local community by harvesting and selling sustainably produced forest products, including timber, xate, and chicle.

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Sustainable
forestry

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Wildlife
friendly

Useful links

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Discover more about the Carmalita Cooperative here

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Read about how concessions operate in the Maya Biosphere Reserve

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Read about how Guatemala’s practices have inspired forestry practice change in Indonesia