Bolivia, illegal logging being conducted in Indigenous territory of TIPNIS

Posted on September 3, 2011 • Filed under: Latin America News

There are about 4,000 species of forest the most precious of these is the camera would be in danger of extinction. Cochabamba – Bolivia .- authorities and environmental experts, say that the exploitation of timber in the Indian Territory Isiboro Secure (TIPNIS) is a reality resulting in the indiscriminate felling of trees and forest species, in the middle of existing roads mountain, are remains of the existing illegal production in recent years. The exploitation of illegal timber and deforestation in the territory of TIPNIS is a reality that has affected the area in recent years, he claims the president of the Departmental Council for Environment, Eddy Terrazas, thousands of tree species have been devastated in recent years, affecting the ecosystem. Read Article

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