DEFORESTATION IN COLOMBIAJAEL TAFUR OROZCO      ENGLISH      LEVELXI        2012
WHAT IS DEFORESTATION
2° mostbiologically  diversecountry on   earth
Each year colombia   loses   nearly  470.000hectares of  natural   forest
CAUSESSoil disturbance associated withdeforestation in Colombia has an       President Virgilio Barco     impact on rivers...
Illegal drug cultivation in the Colombian     Andes has results in the removal of some 100,000 acres (400 km2) of forest a...
GOVERNMENT IN  COLOMBIA
DEFORESTATION IN   COLOMBIA
DEFORESTATION IN   COLOMBIA
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Deforestation in colombia presentacion

  1. 1. DEFORESTATION IN COLOMBIAJAEL TAFUR OROZCO ENGLISH LEVELXI 2012
  2. 2. WHAT IS DEFORESTATION
  3. 3. 2° mostbiologically diversecountry on earth
  4. 4. Each year colombia loses nearly 470.000hectares of natural forest
  5. 5. CAUSESSoil disturbance associated withdeforestation in Colombia has an President Virgilio Barco impact on rivers such as Vargas initiated the Plan the Orinoco and Meta through Pacifico development scheme increased siltation and to develop the economy of sedimentation that affects both Colombias Pacific Coast in the water levels and aquatic late 1980s with a major impact biodiversity. on forest
  6. 6. Illegal drug cultivation in the Colombian Andes has results in the removal of some 100,000 acres (400 km2) of forest annually. A National Police OV-10 planesprays herbicides over a coca field. Coca cultivation is a leading cause of illegal deforestation in Colombia.
  7. 7. GOVERNMENT IN COLOMBIA
  8. 8. DEFORESTATION IN COLOMBIA
  9. 9. DEFORESTATION IN COLOMBIA

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