Deforestation is an issue on every continent. This is a great visual to help introduce the concept. Students could then investigate self-selected regions or innovative solutions to the problem.
How to Reduce Deforestation. Using reclaimed wood in your projects will decrease the demand for new wood!
International Day of Forests, infographic, reader submitted content, Crowes Sawmills Ltd, forest facts, forests, trees, deforestation, climate change,
Amazon Rainforest facts. THE GREEN INFERNO, in theaters September 25th. #SaveTheInferno
Deforestation and Greenhouse Gases Congressional Budget Office #Infographic cbo.gov
Deforestation causes & what we can do Infographic
What can 1 million trees do? #infographic #trees
Did you know some butterflies in the emergent layer of the rainforest have a wingspan of 8 inches?! See more astounding facts about the rainforest with the Huffington Post.
"Globally around 13 Million hectares of forests converted to other uses, or lost through natural causes each year between 2000-2010".
Deforestation Facts. www.dogwoodalliance.org