Deforestation in the Amazon: What is illegal and what is not?
作者: Antônio Carlos Hummel
刊名: Elementa, 2016
来源数据库: Elementa
DOI: 10.12952/journal.elementa.000141
关键词: deforestationamazonbrazilamazonialegalillegalilegalflorestaforest
原始语种摘要: Brazil has succeeded in reducing deforestation rates in the Amazon, but has not succeeded in explaining to the general public how much of this deforestation was illegal and how much was legally authorized. Transparency of deforestation data is limited, and pertinent legislation is little understood and poorly applied in practice. Lack of dissemination of information on authorized clearing of vegetation and lack of implementation of regulatory frameworks are contentious issues when defining strategies to reach zero deforestation in the Amazon region and for building policies related to climate change mitigation. The need to establish the new Forest Code provides an opportunity to establish goals and regulations for zero deforestation. This paper provides recommendations on how to...
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  • deforestation 滥伐
  • general 普遍的
  • illegal 非法的
  • information 报告
  • authorized 认可的
  • implementation 执行
  • establish 建立
  • regulations 规则
  • opportunity 机会
  • reach 河区