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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Deforestation

But recent calculations suggest that carbon dioxide emissions from deforestation and forest degradation (excluding ...

www.nationalgeographic.com/environment/global-warming/deforestation

Deforestation is clearing Earth's forests on a massive scale, often resulting in damage to the quality of the land. Forests still cover about 30 percent of the world's ...

www.pachamama.org/effects-of-deforestation

Effects of Deforestation - The effects of deforestation are the observable consequences of the permanent removal of standing forests.

www.livescience.com/27692-deforestation.html

Mar 4, 2015 ... Deforestation is the permanent destruction of forests in order to make the land available for other uses. An estimated 18 million acres (7.3 ...

rainforests.mongabay.com/0901.htm

Jul 22, 2012 ... Global Consequences of Deforestation in the Tropics. ... By destroying the tropical forests, we risk our own quality of life, gamble with the ...

eschooltoday.com/forests/problems-of-deforestation.html

Effects of deforestation. Looking at the importance of forests and trees in the previous pages, you can deduce the massive effects of deforestation and ...

www.nationalgeographic.org/activity/local-and-global-effects-deforestation-amazon-rain-forest

Students analyze a map to identify and describe multiple landscapes in the Amazon rain forest, the organisms that inhabit those landscapes, and the role of the ...

www.greenpeace.org/australia/en/what-we-do/forests/Forest-destruction

May 9, 2011 ... Ancient forests are destroyed every day to supply cheap timber, pulp and paper, and palm oil to the world. Key threats include destructive ...

www.rainforestmaker.org/tropical-rainforest-destruction-reasons-and-consequences.html

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.