The cutting down or removal of trees in a forest area or trees, in general, is referred to as deforestation.
This results in major environmental problems, one of them been the greenhouse effect. It is very important to create awareness to stop this and encourage reforestation.
Forests cover 30 percent of the earth’s area and every year a percentage of trees are cut down for various reasons like
Deforestation is not always because of humans but also due to nature like wildfires and disastrous cyclones.
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Detailed Video Show Deforestation model for school exhibition
In this video, we will see the deforestation project for school science exhibition(science project on forest conservation). This can be done with very simple materials which are easily available at home. This video helps to showcase how to save the trees
Questions and Answers:
- What are the effects of deforestation?
A. There are major environmental changes that happen due to deforestation that can have a disastrous impact on life on earth. The major effects include extreme climate changes, loss of habitat for animals that live in the forest, soil erosion, and greenhouse effect.
2) What are causes of deforestation?
A. There are majorly two causes of deforestation, human and environmental factors. Example of human cause is urbanization, where they cut down trees to build concrete jungle and example of environmental factors is floods.
3) What is that as an individual that we can do to reduce the effect of deforestation?
A. Reduce the use of plastic and products that release greenhouse gases which result in global warming.
4) Why are rain forests important?
A. Rainforests control the weather and climate conditions of the earth. Forests produce an optimal amount of oxygen that is essential for life.
Trees play a very important role in reducing the effect of global warming and greenhouse gases. Thus, this is very important to stop deforestation and we can do this by reducing the cutting down the trees and planting as many trees as possible.