Deforestation simply put means the removal of trees and forests, usually through cutting or burning in south america, most deforestation takes place because of a need for agricultural land. It's hard to believe that much of the earth was once covered in forests, including half the us, three-quarters of canada and the majority of europe today, though , the university of michigan's global change curriculum reports that only 22 percent of the world's forests remain this dramatic decrease is due to deforestation,. Animals may also encounter dangerous situations when they attempt to migrate between habitat fragments, such as increased human-wildlife conflicts and being hit by vehicles with increased habitat edge, wildlife may experience an increased vulnerability to predation, poaching, wind, sunlight, invasion. “any realistic plan to reduce global warming pollution sufficiently—and in time— to avoid dangerous consequences must rely in part on preserving tropical forests, ” reports edf but it's hard to convince the poor residents of the amazon basin and other tropical regions of the world to stop cutting down trees when the forests. Deforestation is growing at a frightening pace, and often outside the constraints of the law it is a phenomenon of alarming relevance not only for the more. Therefore, no doubt that it has an extremely rich and unique biodiversity which though – unluckily – is also highly in danger the role of mankind is posing serious pressure on its ecosystem and a threat to its biodiversity take the rainforests of atsinanana, comprising 6 national parks with an endemic rate.
Federal minister for climate change mushahidullah khan has said that the forests were our precious natural resources and hence, it was our national duty to stop ruthless cutting of trees he said that we need to act now and take all the possible measures to ensure our future safe environment for our future. The island of madagascar is a unique cradle of biodiversity on our planet and is unfortunately touched by the deforestation. Deforestation could lead to many environmental problems around the world recently, a major report by national geographic warned that the world was on track to lose 2/3rd of wild animals by 2020 wild animals have lived in the trees and the forest areas for years we have taken their land, their water,.
One-third of north american bird species are “in crisis” and another half face serious trouble says the first analysis of all the birds in canada, the united states and mexicothe birds run a gamut of dangers from deforestation to oil spills at sea to climate change. 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 the most concentrated deforestation occurs in tropical rainforests about 30% of earth's land. Phnom kulen in danger of deforestation – again deforestation on phnom kulen source: phnom penh post 20150110 phnom kulen, the sacred mountain of angkor, was once one of the holiest places of all of cambodia today, development, slash and burn agriculture and illegal logging are threatening.
Similar to haiti's incident, deforestation can also cause natural disasters like landslides this is due to the fact that there is no forest trees left to hold the soil after deforestation as a result, shear strength decreases and landslides are more prone to occur the root cause of the landslide is mainly due to the. The environment needs forests as they are quite important the trees function to keep the oxygen and carbon dioxide balance on earth as they help absorb carbon dioxide that is found in the environment and release oxygen in return also, forests help regulate the temperature of the earth and also rainfall. Deforestation has the following dangers: •destruction of carbon sinks: carbon sinks are huge stores of carbon, eg swamps and forests •soil erosion: deforestation makes soil prone to erosion by agents such as wind and water the roots of trees hold the particles of soil together thus, preventing the fertile.