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Grants

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Amazon Conservation Association

Corridor-based Mitigation of the Inter-Oceanic Highway, Peru

In support of the design and consolidation of a 210,000-hectare conservation corridor to mitigate the environmental impact of the Inter-Oceanic Highway. This conservation corridor will protect the largest area of continuous forest in the southwestern Amazon from exploitative deforestation, cattle ranching, artisanal gold-mining, and slash-and-burn farming.

Title: Corridor-based Mitigation of the Inter-Oceanic Highway, Peru
Date Awarded: Nov 2008
Amount: $2,256,244
Term: 36 months
Grant ID: GBMF1900
Funding Area: Environmental Conservation, Andes-Amazon Initiative
Organization Name: Amazon Conservation Association