versión impresa ISSN 1990-7451
Until 1975, 60% of Bolivias territory was covered by different types of forest. These forests contained most of the countrys rich biodiversity. During the 1990s and the first decade of the 21st century, deforestation has been accelerating rapidly. Those responsible for deforestation are emerging as stakeholder groups and consolidating their position.
Palabras llave : deforestation; environmental degradation; causes of deforestation; deforestation incentives; social groups; forest policy; forests; biodiversity.