Deforestation : Causes and Effects

deforestation (Pixabay)

deforestation (Pixabay)

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.

Identify which of these are causes and which are  effects the deforestation

 

  • Agricultural activities
  • Logging
  • Overpopulation
  • Climate Inbalance
  • Globalization
  • Soil Erosion
  • Flood
  • Wildlife Extinction
  • Mining
  • Fires
  • Increase of Global Warming

 

 

 

 

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