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BUSH BURNING: atrend that must be                 By   discouraged         By Sotonye Anga Agribusiness expert and strateg...
Bush burning as a result ofcontrolled burn, wild fire ordeliberate burn impactsnegatively on our environmentand affects ag...
REASONS FORBUSH BURNING      sotonye anga, Email:                             3     anga4000@yahoo.com
It clears more landfast for Agriculturaland other uses          sotonye anga, Email:                                 4    ...
Cheaper method ofland clearing       sotonye anga, Email:                              5      anga4000@yahoo.com
Hunters in Nigeria and otherparts of Africa deliberatelyset bushes and forest on firefor the commercial purposeof catching...
Some farmers believethat bush burningenhances soilproductivity         sotonye anga, Email:                               ...
Are these reasonsenough to allowbush burning?       sotonye anga, Email:                              8      anga4000@yaho...
Let us examine whatbush burning does.....         sotonye anga, Email:                                9        anga4000@ya...
During bush burningcarbon dioxide (a greenhouse gas) is releasedinto the atmosphere.          sotonye anga, Email:        ...
It is harmful and doesdamage to the soil         sotonye anga, Email:                                11        anga4000@ya...
Affects the quality ofthe soil          sotonye anga, Email:                                 12         anga4000@yahoo.com
Has a very negativeeffect on soilcondition        sotonye anga, Email:                               13       anga4000@yah...
Loss of shade that thebushes provide for thesoil, meaning soilmoisture will easilyevaporate         sotonye anga, Email:  ...
The soiltemporarily lose itsability to absorband retain water        sotonye anga, Email:                               15...
Our soil becomesvulnerable after bushburning and becomessusceptible to erosion           sotonye anga, Email:             ...
Exposes the soil todirect sun whichgives rise toincreased soiltemperature         sotonye anga, Email:                    ...
Destroys soilmicrobes essential tosupport plant growth         sotonye anga, Email:                                18     ...
Threatens foodsecurity         sotonye anga, Email:                                19        anga4000@yahoo.com
Contributes todeforestation        sotonye anga, Email:                               20       anga4000@yahoo.com
Distorts theecosystem       sotonye anga, Email:                              21      anga4000@yahoo.com
Destroys soilfertility        sotonye anga, Email:                               22       anga4000@yahoo.com
Pollutes the air       sotonye anga, Email:                              23      anga4000@yahoo.com
Contributes toozone layerdepletion        sotonye anga, Email:                               24       anga4000@yahoo.com
Bush burning isdangerous!       sotonye anga, Email:                              25      anga4000@yahoo.com
Knowing thatbush burning isbad is one thing       sotonye anga, Email:                              26      anga4000@yahoo...
Doing nothing tostop bush burningis not right        sotonye anga, Email:                               27       anga4000@...
Warning peopleagainst bushburning is good, butnot good enough        sotonye anga, Email:                               28...
SO, WHAT DOWE DO?     sotonye anga, Email:                            29    anga4000@yahoo.com
Provide support thatenables poor farmersaccess modern toolsand machinery forland clearing         sotonye anga, Email:    ...
Support themovementagainst bushburning       sotonye anga, Email:                              31      anga4000@yahoo.com
sotonye anga, Email:                        32anga4000@yahoo.com
The end   sotonye anga, Email:                          33  anga4000@yahoo.com
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Bush burning by sotonye anga presented 2001

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bush burning distorts the ecosystem, destroys soil fertility and pollutes the air we breathe. do we need to hear more inorder to stand up against the act? read on.

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Bush burning by sotonye anga presented 2001

  1. 1. BUSH BURNING: atrend that must be By discouraged By Sotonye Anga Agribusiness expert and strategist
  2. 2. Bush burning as a result ofcontrolled burn, wild fire ordeliberate burn impactsnegatively on our environmentand affects agriculturalproductivity in many ways. sotonye anga, Email: 2 anga4000@yahoo.com
  3. 3. REASONS FORBUSH BURNING sotonye anga, Email: 3 anga4000@yahoo.com
  4. 4. It clears more landfast for Agriculturaland other uses sotonye anga, Email: 4 anga4000@yahoo.com
  5. 5. Cheaper method ofland clearing sotonye anga, Email: 5 anga4000@yahoo.com
  6. 6. Hunters in Nigeria and otherparts of Africa deliberatelyset bushes and forest on firefor the commercial purposeof catching animals such assnakes, bush rat, grasscutter, antelope etc. sotonye anga, Email: 6 anga4000@yahoo.com
  7. 7. Some farmers believethat bush burningenhances soilproductivity sotonye anga, Email: 7 anga4000@yahoo.com
  8. 8. Are these reasonsenough to allowbush burning? sotonye anga, Email: 8 anga4000@yahoo.com
  9. 9. Let us examine whatbush burning does..... sotonye anga, Email: 9 anga4000@yahoo.com
  10. 10. During bush burningcarbon dioxide (a greenhouse gas) is releasedinto the atmosphere. sotonye anga, Email: 10 anga4000@yahoo.com
  11. 11. It is harmful and doesdamage to the soil sotonye anga, Email: 11 anga4000@yahoo.com
  12. 12. Affects the quality ofthe soil sotonye anga, Email: 12 anga4000@yahoo.com
  13. 13. Has a very negativeeffect on soilcondition sotonye anga, Email: 13 anga4000@yahoo.com
  14. 14. Loss of shade that thebushes provide for thesoil, meaning soilmoisture will easilyevaporate sotonye anga, Email: 14 anga4000@yahoo.com
  15. 15. The soiltemporarily lose itsability to absorband retain water sotonye anga, Email: 15 anga4000@yahoo.com
  16. 16. Our soil becomesvulnerable after bushburning and becomessusceptible to erosion sotonye anga, Email: 16 anga4000@yahoo.com
  17. 17. Exposes the soil todirect sun whichgives rise toincreased soiltemperature sotonye anga, Email: 17 anga4000@yahoo.com
  18. 18. Destroys soilmicrobes essential tosupport plant growth sotonye anga, Email: 18 anga4000@yahoo.com
  19. 19. Threatens foodsecurity sotonye anga, Email: 19 anga4000@yahoo.com
  20. 20. Contributes todeforestation sotonye anga, Email: 20 anga4000@yahoo.com
  21. 21. Distorts theecosystem sotonye anga, Email: 21 anga4000@yahoo.com
  22. 22. Destroys soilfertility sotonye anga, Email: 22 anga4000@yahoo.com
  23. 23. Pollutes the air sotonye anga, Email: 23 anga4000@yahoo.com
  24. 24. Contributes toozone layerdepletion sotonye anga, Email: 24 anga4000@yahoo.com
  25. 25. Bush burning isdangerous! sotonye anga, Email: 25 anga4000@yahoo.com
  26. 26. Knowing thatbush burning isbad is one thing sotonye anga, Email: 26 anga4000@yahoo.com
  27. 27. Doing nothing tostop bush burningis not right sotonye anga, Email: 27 anga4000@yahoo.com
  28. 28. Warning peopleagainst bushburning is good, butnot good enough sotonye anga, Email: 28 anga4000@yahoo.com
  29. 29. SO, WHAT DOWE DO? sotonye anga, Email: 29 anga4000@yahoo.com
  30. 30. Provide support thatenables poor farmersaccess modern toolsand machinery forland clearing sotonye anga, Email: 30 anga4000@yahoo.com
  31. 31. Support themovementagainst bushburning sotonye anga, Email: 31 anga4000@yahoo.com
  32. 32. sotonye anga, Email: 32anga4000@yahoo.com
  33. 33. The end sotonye anga, Email: 33 anga4000@yahoo.com

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