We focused on informational texts that argue for different sides of an issue, starting logging for timber, agricultural fires, erosion, and over-exploitation deforestation (the cutting down of rainforest trees) it is designed for classroom use.
Deforestation - causes, effects and solutions: deforestation in simple term means the felling and clearing of forest cover or tree plantations in order to accommodate agricultural, industrial or urban use.
Animal, vegetable, mineral: what’s for dinner animal diet types the term vore is latin for the phrase “one that eats” scientists use this root term in different ways when describing animals and the foods that make up their diets.
Plants adaptations in different habitats by: shivani srivastava and nandita singh the rainforest are the earth's oldest living ecosystems these forests are found in africa, asia, australia, and central and south america, mexico and on many of the pacific, caribbean, and indian ocean islands. Timber exploitation in cameroon was begun by german colonizers, and grew rapidly after the second world war in the 1990s timber export reached its peak in 2002 annual production was around 2 million cubic metres over a surface area of some 300,000 hectares. Tropical rainforest conservation jump to navigation jump to search this planned management of a natural resource to prevent exploitation, it is important to take into consideration the differing species and the biodiversity that exists across different rainforest types in order to accurately implement methods of conservation.
Different types of plants in the rainforest have different ways of dealing with too much water for example, some leaves have drip tips that act like a spout, allowing extra water to dribble off. Rainforest facts: there were an estimated ten million indians living in the amazonian rainforest five centuries ago today there are less than 200,000 more than half of the world's estimated 10 million species of plants, animals and insects live in the tropical rainforests.
The immediate causes of rainforest destruction are clear the main causes of total clearance are agriculture and in drier areas, fuelwood collection the main cause of forest degradation is logging.