What is “Illegal dumping”?

I saw this notice in the Arekere Reserve Forest today.

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What is “illegal dumping”? Is there any “legal dumping”? 

And the amount of trash that lies behind the notice gives the lie to the message anyway. What the photograph shows is the apathy we have towards our surroundings… sad to see.

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About Deepa Mohan 768 Articles
Deepa Mohan is a freelance writer and avid naturalist.


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  2. very informative blog. this clearly explains about the illegal dumping in the living area. necessary steps has to be taken to avoid this illegal dumping. thanks for posting this type of information

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