CitationPichón, Francisco J.; Marquette, Catherine M.; Murphy, Laura; & Bilsborrow, Richard E. (2002). Endogenous Patterns and Processes of Settler Land Use and Forest Change in the Ecuadorian Amazon. In Wood, Charles H. & Porro, Roberto (Eds.), Deforestation and Land Use in the Amazon (pp. 241-82). Gainesville, Fla.: University Press of Florida.
AbstractThe Amazonian territories of Brazil, Bolivia, and Ecuador encompass nearly half of the world's remaining tropical rainforest and contain a wealth of biodiversity whose value we have only begun to appreciate.Deforestation and Land Use in the Amazon is an authoritative analysis of the socioeconomic and biophysical factors operating at local, national, and global levels that serve to promote deforestation in this delicate region.
Reference TypeBook Chapter
Book TitleDeforestation and Land Use in the Amazon
Author(s)Pichón, Francisco J.
Marquette, Catherine M.
Bilsborrow, Richard E.