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close this bookAll that Glitters is not Gold - Balancing Conservation and Development in Venezuela's Frontier Forests (WRI, 1998, 60 pages)
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Open this folder and view contentsI. Introduction and Policy Background
Open this folder and view contentsII. Future Resource Use and Large-scale Development Plans
Open this folder and view contentsIII. On the Ground: Venezuela's Forest Policy in the Guayana Region
Open this folder and view contentsIV. Who Benefits from Economic Activities in Forests?
View the documentV. Major Findings: Risks and Benefits for Venezuela's Frontier Forests
View the documentVI. Major Recommendations: Alternatives for Sustainably Managing the Guayana Region
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BALANCING CONSERVATION AND DEVELOPMENT IN VENEZUELA'S FRONTIER FORESTS

BY MARTA MIRANDA

With
ALBERTO BLANCO-URIBE Q.
LIONEL HERNÁNDEZ
JOSÉ OCHOA G.
EDGARD YERENA

A Contribution to the Forest Frontiers Initiative

1998

WORLD RESOURCES INSTITUTE
FOREST FRONTIERS INITIATIVE

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Publications Director

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FIGURE 1. THREATENED FRONTIER FORESTS OF SOUTH AFRICA

Copyright © 1998 World Resources Institute. All rights reserved.
ISBN 1-56973-251-5
Library of Congress Catalog Card No. 98-84647
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