History of the environment in Cuba
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The economic history in general of Cuba
- Forests in Cuba: Crazed Heirs of Wooded
- From Granma International, 18 October 1995. The
long history of forest destruction and modern replanting
- Cuba admitted the country's ecological
disaster at the Earth Summit
- By Ariel Remos, Diario Las Americas, 27 June 1997.
The Castro regime acknowledged the existence of the country's
ecological disaster mire in a pamphlet distributed by the
Cuban delegation during the +5 Earth Summit held at the UN
headquarters in New York.
- Cuba's Energy Efficiency Program
- By Arnie Coro, RHC, 19 September 1999. An update on Cuba's
energy efficiency program. Domestic oil production. The country's
sugar industry is capable of providing very low-cost electricity
during the harvest season by burning biogas in more efficient
- Forest Protection Law a National First
- By Dalia Acosta, IPS, 22 July 1998. Cuba's Parliament broke new
ground, passing its first ever forestry law to conserve and increase
the amount of tree cover on the island, guaranteeing more rational
use of these resources.
- Fundacion de la Naturaleza y el Hombre; Humanity
and Nature Foundation
- By Karen Wald, APC, 15 October 1995. Non-governmental foundation
focuses on research and promotion of projects aimed at protecting
the environment in its relation to culture and society. The
foundations main areas of work.