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Deforestation - Wikipedia

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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 ...

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 ...

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 - 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 ...

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 ...

The top ten drivers of deforestation - About us | Allianz

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Mar 29, 2015 ... Deforestation is a major contributor to climate change and environmental damage. See what is causing the gradual destruction of the world's ...

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 and Its Effect on the Planet - National Geographic

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Learn about the manmade and natural causes of deforestation–and how it's impacting our planet.

Underlying causes of deforestation - World Rainforest Movement

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What are underlying causes? Forests are one of the most valuable eco-systems in the world, containing over 60 per cent of the world's biodiversity.