#Focus Bolivia# Status of research and rescue in protected areas in Bolivia

Amazonas Victor Mazon Gardoqui

Longitude / Latitude / Altitude: 17°23′00″S 65°03′00″O / 4.717 msnm

Department / Province / Municipality: Cochabamba / Tiraque / Shinahota

Dialogue with the forest ranger on the situation of access to research in the protected areas of Bolivia, the difficulties that the government interposes through extensive bureaucratic processes and the different research projects that are currently taking place in the area:

– Study on timber trees

– CO2 emissions

– Mushrooms and orchids

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