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Buy and Download Description Chile has 92 protected wild areas. Five of them are located in the Andean mountains in the north of the country, where Aymara and Atacameña indigenous peoples live. In these areas, preservation policies have not taken account of human presence. As a result, a major impact of these projects has been natural species proliferation. In this work we will refer to those animals that compete for food with domestic species, and act as predators within the fragile indigenous agricultural and livestock productive system, based on traditional technologies. External policies in general, and the conservation plans in particular, are imposed in these areas without any consideration of camelid and ovine shepherding which are poorly understood and valued little. Until now the impact of these conservation efforts has neither been considered nor evaluated. This situation could change with the recent promulgation of an indigenous law (1993) which recognizes the right of these people to their lands and resources. This has raised expectations among the indigenous population of achieving a better position in the overall national political structure. This would demand a legal 'reconciliation', rather than the collision of laws that is currently the case. Chile has 92 protected wild areas. Five of them are located in the Andean mountains in the north of the country, where Aymara and Atacameña indigenous peoples live. In these areas, preservation policies have not taken account of human p
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