Deforestation Outbreak In Amazon

Amazon trees being cut down for modern benefits

What are the effects happening upon ecosystems?

More and more animals are being affected for the greater good of modern day technology such as apartment complexes, factories and more. The cost is vital to the remarkable creature whose homes are falling due to the barbaric methods of loggers. Many endangered species inhabit this supposed to be untouched.... Read more below.

What are the effects happening upon ecosystems?

More and more animals are being affected for the greater good of modern day technology such as apartment complexes, factories and more. The cost is vital to the remarkable creature whose homes are falling due to the barbaric methods of loggers. Many endangered species inhabit this supposed to be untouched by humans. If we cut down more trees, species like the Jaguar, Macaw, Amazon River Dolphin, Black Spider Monkey or the Poisonous Dart Frog will be lost.

What are the causes of Deforestation?

Deforestation includes wide branches of black market businesses, illegal logging and other. Only 9.625% of deforestation is logging. The largest deforestation cause is agriculture. 54.7142857143%. This includes both small and large agriculture. Construction is also a part of deforestation with 3%. Other properties are included in the small percentage of 4%.

What is deforestation and what does it do?

Deforestation is clearing Earth's forests on a massive scale, often resulting in damage to the quality of the land. Forests still cover about 30 percent of the world's land area, but swaths the size of Panama are lost each and every year. Deforestation often causes animals going extinct of becoming endangered. 1 to 10 species goes extinct each year.

What are people doing to stop this?

Many people buy the area to help the animals and the indigenous tribes. The owners claim the land as "protected" or "private property".