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Mapping deforestation

Mapping deforestation

Covering around one third of the total land area of the planet, forests play a vital role not only in maintaining animal and plant diversity, but in helping to regulate the earth’s climate by absorbing and storing carbon dioxide from the atmosphere. Researchers Dr Edward Mitchard and Dr Murray Collins …

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Deforestation – Revolution World Issue

Deforestation - Revolution World Issue

An in-depth look at the effects of deforestation contributing to ocean acidification and exacerbating climate change, narrated by Rob Stewart, Director of the film Revolution. Today, seventy-five percent of the world’s forests are gone due to deforestation. Plants provide oxygen, shelter, food and medicine, and impact the health and stability …

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Amazon deforestation animation in Google Earth

Amazon deforestation animation in Google Earth

Google Earth historical imagery animation of deforestation in the Brazilian Amazon state of Rondonia, between 1975 and 2009. This video was first published onSource link . We are just re-posting and re-sharing. Y Not Freakin’ Recyclable Home deforestation

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Amazon deforestation e-petition debate – 7 October 2019

Amazon deforestation e-petition debate - 7 October 2019

On Monday 7th October, MPs will debate a petition urging the UK to make demands to the EU and UN to sanction Brazil to halt increased deforestation of the Amazon. Daniel Zeichner MP, a Member of the Petitions Committee, will open the debate. The petition, which has more than 122,000 …

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Conservation of Plants and Animals for Class 8 Science – Deforestation

Conservation of Plants and Animals for Class 8 Science - Deforestation

Conservation of Plants and Animals for Class 8 Science CBSE – Deforestation Access complete course of CBSE class 8 Science on https://learnfatafat.com/cbse-8-2/ Deforestation is a process of cutting down trees in the forests. Due to deforestation, these resources have serious threat of their survival. Trees in the forests are cut …

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Deforestation Crackdown: UK set to start crackdown on illegal timber & deforestation

Deforestation Crackdown: UK set to start crackdown on illegal timber & deforestation

In the air, on land, and in the sea, our planet is being assaulted. Warnings about the climate crisis increase day by day. Targets are not being met and every living thing on the planet is under threat, insect, animal, mineral, and vegetable. For the next ten minutes, we’re going …

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Episode 05 – DEFORESTATION VS REFORESTATION (South America) – FR / ENG subtitles

Episode 05 - DEFORESTATION VS REFORESTATION (South America) - FR / ENG subtitles

ENG/FR: Follow Max and Jeremy on their World Sustainable Initiatives Tour! In this episode they explore the Amazon forest in Equator and and the Tropical and Cloud forests of Costa Rica to investigate the leading causes of deforestation! Watch and enjoy! ūüėČ FR : Suivez Max et J√©r√©my dans leur …

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Deforestation & Direct Harvesting

Deforestation & Direct Harvesting

Direct harvesting means to take a species out of it’s environment. We need to directly harvest organisms for resources that support our population. However, overfishing and the use of drift nets has threatened aquatic biodiversity. Likewise, we’ve hunted and poached endangered animals to the point of near extinction. Deforestation is …

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MetLink – Climate Change Water Cycles

MetLink - Climate Change Water Cycles

This short film illustrates the impact that deforestation in the Amazon can have on the weather, climate and flood risk of both local and downstream areas. For teaching resources and further information about the Water Cycle, visit https://www.metlink.org/rainforest-deforestation-the-carbon-and-water-cycles/ This video was first published onSource link . We are just re-posting …

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Bad news for chocolate lovers? Cocoa in Ivory Coast threatened by deforestation

Bad news for chocolate lovers? Cocoa in Ivory Coast threatened by deforestation

As the Christmas holidays approach, could the world soon face a shortage of chocolate? Cocoa trees need¬†stable, tropical temperatures and high humidity. But in Ivory Coast, the world’s top cocoa producer, these climatic conditions are becoming increasingly rare¬†due to¬†deforestation. However, it might not be too late, as Ivory Coast’s authorities …

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