Deforestation forests agricultural plantation FAO

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For this assignment, you will choose to propose a solution to one global environmental problem. You may think of yourself as a CEO or an entrepreneur of a start-up company that is looking for developing an innovative idea to solve an environmental issue.

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Deforestation is defined as the long-term or undeviating thrashing of trees canopy cover
as well as the conversion of the land for other uses. A loss percentage of 10 of the canopy
succeed for the term deforestation. In the United States, deforestation has resulted in the
devastation of virgin forests by a very high percentage of 75 % ever since 1600. 33.9% of the
whole land spot was underneath forest, together with primary, logically regenerating as well as
other woodlands.
The problem
According to Assunção, Gandour & Rocha states out that individual who are staying in
the United States ought not to suffer from deforestation due to the fact that United States is a
strong nation and contains a lot of facilities. It is evident that the major problem is that there is an
increase in agricultural plantation which is resulting in the converting of forests. There has been
a very high increase in commodities like palm oil as well as soya beans which makes the
industries scale producers ending up clearing the forest at a very high rate. Also we cannot deny
the fact that illegal logging is also another problem that is causing deforestation. For instance, a
nation like Indonesia prohibited logging processes offers short-term returns for individuals. But
as a matter of fact, it destroys the occupation of inhabitants who depend on the forest.
Barlow points out clearly that after the survey was carried out by the food as well as the
Agriculture Association (FAO) a Global Forest Resource Assessment ended up ranking the
United States as the seventh nation that has a high number of loss of its old forest growth. This
was when the country realizes the dangers of what will happen to a nation in the near future.


Individuals were later on taught on the importance of planting as well as conserving the forest
and encouraged to plant a lot of trees in their localities.
The execution
People who are found cutting own tress without the legal permission from the
government are taking to court and suffer severe punishment to act as an example to others not to
cut down trees. Individuals wh...

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