Posts Tagged ‘ Forests ’

Why are people cutting down rainforests?

Oct 28th, 2008 | By

Rainforests are cleared up because of the following reasons:- LOGGING Cutting of trees in the rainforests by the logging companies is to obtain timber. They cut large trees like teak; mahogany for making furniture and the smaller one is used to produce the charcoal. The trees with quality wood are used to obtain timber and
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Why are forests important?

Sep 3rd, 2008 | By

Forests are very important and beneficial for local, national and international levels. We obtain a lot many products from the trees of forests. WOOD AND ENERGY It is one of the most important benefits of the forests that we get wood from the trees which are further used in many products used by us like
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What causes forest fires?

Jun 20th, 2008 | By

Fire in the forest is a destructive process. It can occur in both temperate and tropical forests. Fire can be due to the lightening or the carelessness of human beings. Nearly 90 percent of the forest fires are caused because of human beings. Also some fires start in the hot and dry weather usually in
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What can we do to preserve the forest?

Jun 12th, 2008 | By

Forests all around the world are getting destroyed for one or the other reason. In U.S.A one billion acres of land was covered by forests and now only five percent of it is left. Tropical rain forests are destroying at the rate of 80,000 acres per day. So we have to take steps to preserve
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