Posts Tagged ‘Rainforest Destruction Statistics’
Rainforest deforestation is as old as civilization. Whenever cities have needed more fuel and more space they just go and chop down a piece of forest. This has had serious consequences in the past. The Middle East and Sahara desert were once heavily forested areas. They became desert at the hand of man. However until recently deforestation only had local impacts, it was never a global issue.
Civilization has expanded to the point now where there is no more space on this planet left to grow into. There are no new continents to go and discover. Read the rest of this entry »