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 forestla...
Mar 4, 2015 ... Deforestation occurs around the world, though tropical rainforests are particularly
targeted. NASA predicts that if current deforestation levels ...
Rainforest Destruction: Causes and Effects. Enda Tuomey. The tropical
rainforests of West Africa, Brazil, Latin America and Southeast Asia are some of
the most ...
When we think of rainforests, most of us think of the tropics – those forests
between the Tropic of Cancer and Tropic of Capricorn, including South America.
Dec 13, 2011 ... Here are some of the main causes and effects of deforestation. ... worrying factors
today is the massive destruction of the rainforest of the world ...
Dec 13, 2012 ... Deforestation effects, causes, and examples list. ... around 137 plant, animal and
insect species every day as a result of rainforest deforestation.
The immediate causes of rainforest destruction are clear. The main ... Mining,
industrial development and large dams also have a serious impact. Tourism is ...
Mar 26, 2014 ... Causes Introduction 1 Introduction: Deforestation • Forests cover 31% ... in
tropical rainforests • Often Economical Effects • Deforestation greatly ...
Effects of Deforestation - The effects of deforestation are the observable ... by
trees and other plant life, but the majority of it is currently happening in the
Amazon rainforest. The loss of trees and other vegetation can cause climate
RAINFORESTS IN PERIL: DEFORESTATION D. Causes of tropical rainforest ... in
countries outside of the tropics suffer from the effects of rainforest destruction ...