Lumbering and Logging -
Upper Denkyira West District
This was also one activity that was very booming over the year with timber operators making a lot of returns in that sector. The lumbering activities were boosted by the presence of forest such as Amenase and Nyinawusu forests with large number of tree species of commercial value such as odum, wawa, sapele and mahogany and the likes.
These activities though were lucrative posed a lot of danger to the environment, the most prevalent among them which was depletion of the forest reserves.