The environmental history of the Gabonese Republic
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- Logging Threatens Gabon's Fragile
- Forest Networking a Project of Forests.org, Inc., 6 June
2000. Concerning the first independent assessment of
logging in Gabon's rainforests. Despite the fact that
75% of its forests have been logged, or are slated to be,
Gabon maintains some of the largest remaining rainforests
in West Africa.
- Gabon ends logging in key wildlife
- Wildlife Conservation Society, press release, 25 July
2000. In a unique agreement with logging companies and
conservation organizations, the Government of Gabon has
agreed to end logging in the 1,900-square-mile Lopé
Reserve, home to the highest density of large mammals ever
recorded in a tropical rain forest.