Save the forest

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Save the forest

  1. 1. SAVING THE FOREST
  2. 2. <ul><li>Where can you find an antelope the size of a rabbit, a snake that can fly, or a spider that eats birds? All in forests, of course! </li></ul>
  3. 3. Disappearing Forests and animals <ul><li>Today animals and forest are fast disappearing…… Its all because of human activities and its greed… We are destroying the forest which gave us all that we need… When the forests are destroyed where will we go????? </li></ul>
  4. 4. industrialization Human activities POACHING Deforestation Reasons for extinction of animals
  5. 5. <ul><li>The world’s ancient forests maintain essential environmental systems. They influence weather by controlling rainfall and evaporation of water from soil. They stabilise the climate by storing large amounts of carbon. </li></ul>
  6. 6. <ul><li>The world's rainforests are currently disappearing at a rate of 6000 acres every hour (this is about 4000 football fields per hour)! </li></ul>
  7. 7. <ul><li>When these forests are cut down, the plants and animals that live in the forests are destroyed, and some species are at risk of being made extinct. </li></ul>
  8. 8. No. of endangered animals in India <ul><li>Tigers=1,706 </li></ul><ul><li>Elephants=23,900 – 32,900 </li></ul><ul><li>Lions=411 </li></ul><ul><li>Orangutan=1000’s </li></ul><ul><li>And many more…………. </li></ul>
  9. 9. <ul><li>We must be careful not to destroy the resources that people will need in the future. </li></ul>
  10. 10. Presentation by Imon.B

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