Deforestation has so many negative consequences on the environment. One of the most immediate effects is the loss of habitat of many species of animals. Thus, deforestation can alter the earth’s biodiversity making a lot or rare species even more extinct.
Deforestation results in many effects like loss of animal home, animals are dying, environment change, seasonal change, increasing temperature, rising environmental heat, global warming, increasing green house gas effect, melting ice caps and glaciers, increasing seas level, weakening ozone layer, hole in the ozone layer, sea animal dying, increasing risks of natural disaster like storm.
DEFORESTATION Deforestation has been described as the cutting down of trees without planting others in their place.Deforestation, clearance or clearing is the removal of a forest or stand of trees where the land is thereafter converted to a non-forest use.Examples of deforestation include conversion of forestland to farms, ranches, or urban use. It is hard to think that there was a time when.Deforestation in the world is caused by man and the effects are devastating to the environment and can also effect global warming. Man can cause deforestation because of his greediness to want everything. For example, loggers in the Amazon are illegally cutting down trees to either make space for crops and cattle, or to get the wood and sell it.A major cause of deforestation is agriculture plantations. An increasing supply-demand for products such as palm oil and soybeans are driving producers to clear forests at an unnerving rate. Farmers often clear the land for cattle by using slash and burn techniques (cutting down trees and burning them).
Deforestation can cause many societal and environmental problems which can make our lives on earth even more challenging. Some of these challenges include: loss of biodiversity, the destruction of forest- based societies and climatic disruption.Read More
Forests are important to people and wildlife. Deforestation in the United States began when people settled in the country. It still continues to this day and has a negative impact on the environment. Luckily, reforestation reverses the effects of deforestation.Read More
Deforestation also occurs as a result of mass ignorance. When the public, especially those in rural areas, are not educated on the importance of forest covers, then deforestation will persist. Effects of deforestation. Deforestation causes the loss of species in the environment.Read More
Essay Deforestation And Its Effects On The Environment land uses is accelerating the rate of deforestation, contributing to a permanent destruction of indigenous forests and woodlands. When forests are lost or degraded, we lose far more than just the trees that they contain.Read More
Meaning of Deforestation: Destruction of forest is called deforestation. Deforestation has serious effect on human life and environment. According to a survey of forest department, India has about 75 million hectares of forest area. Recently collected satellite imagery data have revealed that only about 17 per cent area is covered by forest.Read More
Deforestation is amongst the most detrimental activities we, as humans, are doing to cause, accelerate, and exacerbate climate change. First off, cutting down forests (or, worse yet, intentionally burning them) releases insane amounts of carbon into the atmosphere.It also simultaneously eliminates one of the best natural air cleaning systems the planet has supplied us with, which are those.Read More
Deforestation can be caused not only human activities, but also natural disasters. In Myanmar, government exports a lot of natural resources to other countries, but they got more money by exporting timber. According to the parliamentary Natural Resources and Environment Conservation Committee, Myanmar exports a lot of teaks by legal or illegal.Read More
Deforestation Cause And Effect. The Causes and Effects of Deforestation Deforestation is becoming more and more popular in many countries all over the world. “Based on environment statistics, more than half of the trees in this world are gone due to human activity” (Nayak,2008), this action has been direct influences on mankind lives.Read More
The cutting down of forest or deforestation can affect us and have serious effects on our environment as well. A few effects of deforestation are soil erosion, disruption of the water cycle, and possible even global warming When forest areas are cleared, it results in exposing the soil to the sun.Read More
Deforestation: Causes, Effects and Control Strategies 5 deforestation are maintained. Indeed some 31 countries do not even make the list because they have already removed most of their forests and even if that remain are seriously fragmented and degraded. The changes in area of forest by region and subregion are shown in table 1.Read More