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Forestry Law

• Share:<p><b>What is Forestry Law?</b><p>A subcategory of environmental law, <b>Forestry Law</b> relates to all statutes and regulations that deal with the preservation of …

Logging and the Law: How the U.S. Lacey Act Helps Reduce Illegal Logging in the Tropics (2012)

Illegal logging and the associated trade of illegally sourced wood products is a clandestine industry that threatens forests and economies alike. It …

deforestation | Definition Facts

<b>Deforestation</b>, the clearing or thinning of forests by humans. Deforestation represents one of the largest issues in global land use. Estimates of …

The History of Deforestation" by Williams, Michael - History Today, Vol. 51, Issue 7, July 2001 | Online Research Library

Michael Williams continues our series on History and the Environment by considering how long humans have been making ever-growing inroads into …

Forests and human health

Forests and human health in the tropics: some important connections<p><b>Carol J. Pierce Colfer</b> and <b>Douglas Sheil</b> are researchers specialized in …

Human health linked directly to forest health

<b>Gland, Switzerland</b> – Environmental degradation is causing serious detrimental health impacts for humans, but protecting natural habitats can reverse …

Deforestation : Positive and Negative Consequences (Technorati / Nandu Green)

Read at : Technorati – desertification<p>http://nandugreen.typepad.com/my_weblog/posneg.html<p>The Positive and Negative Consequences of Deforestation<p>Earth …

Solutions to Deforestation

The causes of deforestation and degradation vary from region to region. In the tropics, agribusiness clears forests to make space for things like …

Sustainability

Deforestation: Facts, Causes & Effects

Deforestation is the permanent destruction of forests in order to make the land available for other uses. An estimated 18 million acres (7.3 million …

Biodiversity

Deforestation

Learn about the man-made and natural causes of deforestation–and how it's impacting our planet.<p><b>Modern-Day Plague</b><p>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 …