Amazon fragile environment

HideShow resource information
  • Created by: L. P.
  • Created on: 31-05-13 10:52
View mindmap
  • Central Amazon Conservation Complex
    • Degradation and destruction of Brazil's rainforest has had severe impact on natural habitats and biodiversity
    • Some areas remain intact as area is protected
    • 6 million hectares in size, three separate reserves
      • Jau National Park
      • Mamirana Sustainable Development Reserve Focal Zone
      • Amana Sustainable Development Reserve
    • World Heritage Site
    • Sparsely Populated, small pop of indigenous people live near river
      • Eat what they catch, which is legal.
    • Management
      • Minimise impact of human activity
      • Research, Catalogue and Protect biodiversity
      • Manage activities, like Tourism
    • Zonal Planning
      • Primitive zone
      • Extensive Zone
      • Intensive Zone
      • Special Zone

Comments

No comments have yet been made

Similar Geography resources:

See all Geography resources »See all Case studies resources »