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Deforestation

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Subsistence farming is responsible for 48% of deforestation; commercial ... Other causes of contemporary deforestation may include ...

Deforestation: Facts, Causes & Effects - Live Science

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Mar 4, 2015 ... Deforestation, the permanent destruction of forests in order to make the land available for other uses, is considered to be a contributing factor to ...

The top ten drivers of deforestation - About us | Allianz

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Deforestation is a major contributor to climate change and environmental damage. See what is causing the gradual destruction of the world's woodlands.

Causes of Deforestation - How Deforestation Works | HowStuffWorks

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Causes of Deforestation - The causes of deforestation are related primarily to human activity, such as logging and farming. Learn more about the causes of ...

Deforestation causes | WWF

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The most common pressures causing deforestation and severe forest degradation are agriculture, unsustainable forest management, mining, infrastructure ...

Deforestation Facts, Deforestation Information, Effects of ...

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Not all deforestation is intentional. Some is caused by a combination of human and natural factors like wildfires and subsequent overgrazing, which may prevent  ...

Deforestation: Causes, Effects and Solutions - SlideShare

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Mar 26, 2014 ... A presentation about the state of the world's forests, the main causes behind deforestation, and what we can do about it.

Causes of Deforestation of the Brazilian Amazon - Open Knowledge ...

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Causes of deforestation of the Brazilian Amazon/Sergio Margulis. p. cm. -- (World Bank working paper; no. 22). Includes bibliographical references.

Causes of Deforestation of the Brazilian Amazon

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The worldwide concern with deforestation of Brazilian Amazonia is motivated not only by the irreversible loss of this natural wealth, but also by the perception ...

Deforestation Effects, Causes, And Examples: Top 10 List - Science ...

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Dec 13, 2012 ... While agriculture is often the direct cause of deforestation, growing and expanding populations are often the driver. The world's population has ...

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Tropical Deforestation : Feature Articles - NASA Earth Observatory

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Direct causes of deforestation are agricultural expansion, wood extraction (e.g., logging or wood harvest for domestic fuel or charcoal), and infrastructure ...

Deforestation - Causes, Effects and Solutions - Conserve Energy ...

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Deforestation - Causes, Effects and Solutions: Deforestation in simple term means the felling and clearing of forest cover or tree plantations in order to ...

5 Big Causes of Deforestation and How You Can Stop It | One Green ...

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Aug 14, 2013 ... Rather, it's a combination of forces that are devastating it. Click “Next” for the top 5 biggest causes of deforestation and ways for you to help stop ...