Oil sands and Deforestation

Big business encroaching on untouched forest and Native land

Deforestation around the world and at home

Much of the world is covered in forest. All are experiencing rapid deforestation due to many reasons, lumber companies, oil Industries, other corporations, all the things and more have serious effect on our forests. There have been many campaigns to end deforestation by many organizations that have has some effect, but not enough. Forests are still rapidly disappearing, more than two thirds of the worlds land mammals live in forests and lots of people as well. While the businesses attract jobs and money for these countries it has a negative effect on the global population. We are all global citizens and we have to protect these forests before they are gone for good.

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Citations



KOPECKY, ARNO. "Game Changer." Alberta Views 17.5 (2014): 34. Canadian Points of View Reference Centre. Web. 17 Sept. 2014.


"Forests: Less Is Not More. (Cover Story)." Greenpeace Update (2008): 12. Canadian Points of View Reference Centre. Web. 17 Sept. 2014.