What is deforestation?

Tropical forests of all kinds are disappearing rapidly as people make room for farms and pastures as well as harvesting timber for construction and fuel. When this occurs, it is known as deforestation.

Amazon Rainforest Deforestation

The results of deforestation can be devastating. This includes social conflict, the extinction of plants and animals, and climate change.

Amazon Fire

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  • Anonymous on Mon, 01/09/2012 - 12:35

    there were over 10 million indians in the amazon 12 centuries ago

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