Deforestation

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Deforestation

  1. 1. DeforestationCarolina R, Julieta C, Camila R.
  2. 2. DeforestationDeforestation refers to the cutting,clearing, and removal of rainforest orrelated ecosystems into less bio-diverseecosystems such as pasture, cropland, orplantations.
  3. 3. Natural causesSome of the natural causes of deforestation are:• Forest fires: uncontrolled fire in an area ofcombustible vegetation that occurs in thecountryside or a wilderness area.• Drought: period of unusually dry weather thatpersists long enough to cause environmental oreconomic problems.• Floods: the main reason that deforestation causefloods, it is because there isn´t plants enough toabsorb the water when it rains, etc.

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