Free Essays on Afforestation

  1. Importance of Afforestation

    What is Afforestation? Afforestation is the process of planting trees, or sowing seeds, in a barren land devoid of any trees to create a forest. The term should not be confused with reforestation, which is the process of specifically planting native trees into a forest that has decreasing numbers of...

  2. Carbon Dioxide and Afforestation

    Definition of afforestation: Afforestation is the process of establishing a forest on land where there is no forest, by planting trees or sowing their seeds and caring continually until the trees grow collectively as a whole into a forest as planned. Need and importance of afforestation: Afforestation helps...

  3. Biodiversity and Afforestation

    KOHINOOR BUSINESS SCHOOL Business Research Management Research Report On Afforestation Process in Lonavala & Khandala Guided By: Submitted by: Prof. Saravan Krishnamurthy ...

  4. Environment

    Benefits of Afforestation : It restores ecological balance of all eco systems. It maintains biological diversity It act as catchments for the soil and water conservation Plating tress can stabilize soils by increasing interception Prevent floods and safeguard future of the tribal people. Bring...

  5. 12th Revision Paper

    ESSAY: Discuss the ways in which “afforestation” may influence: Climate, Soil, Water Cycle Afforestation can bring great benefits to the world. The effect on the climate can be dramatically greater when compared to deforestation. Afforestation has had many success stories throughout the...

  6. Proverty

    sanitation and other facilities which promote capacity-building and well-being of the poor. Investments in agriculture, area development programmes and afforestation provide avenues for employment and income. Special programmes have been taken up for the welfare of scheduled castes (SCs) and scheduled tribes...

  7. leadership

    money while stuck in a project that is not feasible. Case study During my experience, I worked in an organization that was involved in the re-afforestation of indigenous forests. The company operated in collaboration with the communities living in the areas where the forests’ location. The founder of...

  8. Social Forestry

    Issues Containing Deforestation and Afforestation Submitted to- Prof. T. Shanthi Malaichamy ByAshish Dalvi Shashank Hegde Dhiraj Dubey Gayatri Sisodiya - 24 - 27 - 32 - 39 Siddhesh Hemmady - 28 Index Introduction Research Paper Deforestation Afforestation Government Initiatives Solutions Conclusion...

  9. The Royal Dublin Society

    Careers in Music Seminar. AGRICULTURE  The RDS's land improvement and afforestation projects saw over 55 million trees planted in Ireland from 1766 - 1806. Today the RDS still recognizes the importance of afforestation in Ireland by awarding the RDS-Forest Service Irish Forestry Awards annually...

  10. European Studies

    national government. (Although in Objective 1 areas the EU pays 75%.) (22) When land is not needed for agriculture or is of poor quality, an afforestation programme is implemented. Maintenance fees are paid. There is a maximum eligibility of 600 hectares and therefore the policy favours small enterprises...

  11. Forestry in India

    reforms, particularly on privately owned lands. India's national forest policy expects to invest US$ 26.7 billion by 2020, to pursue nationwide afforestation coupled with forest conservation, with the goal of increasing India's forest cover from 20 % to 33 %.[8] Effect of tribal population growth on...

  12. Research on Specialty Paper Market - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends, And Forecast 2015 - 2023

    offset the restraining effect of the paper manufacturing process. Market players in the paper industries are actively investing efforts for afforestation and reforesting of the exploited areas. Geographically, Asia Pacific is estimated to be the leading market for specialty paperdue to rapid growth...

  13. The Management of the River Mississippi

    designated areas to flood; creating or restoring habitat diversity (swamps, wetlands or agricultural land); relocating levees away from the river; afforestation which is replanting trees around a river; diversionary spillways/flood relief channel; flood forecasting and planning. These means that it is better...

  14. Carbon Fund

    compensation projects for emissions. There are various ways for companies to offset emissions. For instance, Ambio, which has carried out some afforestation and reforestation projects in southern Mexico, may help to offset almost 30,000t CO2 over a 100 year period. Others such as renewable energy development...

  15. White Collar Invasion

    can be certified as an emission reduction activity. The protocol allows for the use of afforestation as a ‘sink’ which will fix, and hence reduce, carbon dioxide levels in the atmosphere. So countries with afforestation programmes can show a reduction in their carbon dioxide levels, without doing much to...

  16. BETRAY STORY

    river to augment its productivity. New technology of sewage treatment like Up-flow Anaerobic Sludge Blanket (UASB) and sewage treatment through afforestation has been successfully developed. Rehabilitation of soft-shelled turtles for pollution abatement of river have been demonstrated and found useful...

  17. Air Pollution, Floods & Droughts, Afforestation & Deforestation, Biodiversity

    purified for reuse. * Transvasement - Building canals or redirecting rivers as massive attempts at irrigation in drought-prone areas. Afforestation Afforestation is the establishment of a forest or stand of trees in an area where there was no forest.[1] Reforestation is the reestablishment of forest...

  18. Clear Forest Lands

    Paragraph on afforestation Afforestation is the process of establishing a forest on land that is not a forest, or has not been a forest for a long time by planting trees or their seeds. Afforestation is the establishment of a forest or stand of trees in an area where there was no forest. Reforestation...

  19. unforgetable memory

    Conservation Foundation (NCF), World Wild life Fund (WWF) etc. Prevention of air, water and soil pollution Control of soil erosion. Reforestation(afforestation)-encouraging tree planting Educating the public on the value of the natural resources e.g. wildlife ...

  20. The Prblems of Nepal

    and the loss of natural nutrients in the soil. As a result of those, the rate of their food production decreased. Many organization support their afforestation with local people. Second, it’s for poverty. Nepal is one of the Least developed country it’s like GDP per capita is only $743 and it is the worst...

  21. environment

    or reaction to issues related to rural afforestation 8. The extension forester has the important role of initiating projects which demonstrate the impact of rural afforestation. 9. With the initiation of projects that demonstrate the impact of rural afforestation in an area, the extension forester assumes...

  22. Forest Protection

    routine duties. Land purchase One simple type of forest protection is the purchasing of land in order to secure it, or in order to plant trees (afforestation). It can also mean forest management or the designation of areas such as natural reservoirs which are intended to be left to themselves. However...

  23. Dsp Project

    necessary pollution control facilities and the liquid effluents and chimney emissions from the plant are well within norms.DSP has undertaken massive afforestation to maintain clean environment. Some 3,266 acres of land have been covered with 14 lakh plantations. In order to develop healthy awareness about...

  24. Essays-India 2020

    output. 37 Table 3: High Employment Potential Sectors • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • Commercial agriculture Agro-industry & agri-business Afforestation for pulp, fuel & power Retail and wholesale trade Tourism Housing Construction Garment industry Other small scale & medium industries IT & IT enabled...

  25. Annual Report 08 Itc Ltd

    appropriate amendments to the Forest Conservation Act, 1980 and related Rules with a view to permitting the industry to use degraded forest land for afforestation linked to the end-use of such wood. An enabling Policy framework, which would inter alia promote publicprivate partnerships for the development...

  26. Climate Change; Adaptation and Mitigation in Himachal Pradesh

    increase forest coverage. Forest and afforestation activities are important for carbon sinks, influencing climate by absorbing CO2 from the atmosphere. The forest coverage of Himachal Pradesh is approximately 37 percent and there is a good scope of afforestation activities (India: Himachal Pradesh...

  27. Chinese History

    Program include the West-East gas pipeline originating from Xinjiang to Shanghai, water management ventures along the Yellow and Yangtze rivers, afforestation projects, and of course the Qinghai-Tibet railway....

  28. Forest Conservation

    were not unlimited within the forests, conservation efforts began to start.[2] Methods to Conserve Afforestation[edit] Afforestation is a proactive method used to improve forests. Afforestation is the planting of trees for commercial purposes. The supply of wood and wood products from afforested...

  29. Forest

    abundant rainfall, after disafforestation the rainfall became scanty, the land went out of cultivation and became an arid desert. On the other hand, afforestation, or the planting of for¬ests, will turn a desert into well-watered and fertile district. Further, forests on hill sides do much to prevent destructive...

  30. The Clearance of Naturally Occurring Forests by Logging and Burning.

    "[115] [edit]Reforestation Main article: Reforestation In many parts of the world, especially in East Asian countries, reforestation and afforestation are increasing the area of forested lands.[116]The amount of woodland has increased in 22 of the world's 50 most forested nations. Asia as a whole...

  31. Natural Environment and Forest

    Deforestation (or) Afforestation (or) the preserve forest. I n t r o d u c t i o n : Nature is the greatest boon to the human society. It beautifies the land, stimulates the winds and preserves the ecological balance. The role of forests in Indian society is more important one. Kinds of forest: ...

  32. Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change and Coastal Afforestation Project

    Programme of Action (NAPA): an evaluation of the “Community-based Adaptation to Climate Change through Coastal Afforestation in Bangladesh” Project (coastal afforestation/NAPA project). Josephine Zappia Due to Bangladesh’s extreme vulnerability to climate related impacts, adaptation is ...

  33. Using Post Normal Science How Can We Control the Drainage System of a Basin

    costly and risks may be high if the dam was not built in right place or the design is faulty. Another method, which I would try to implement, is afforestation. The presence of trees is highly important in the cycle of the water, which therefore links in with the Basin. The absence of trees would increase...

  34. essay on current topics

    succession. Concepts of biosphere. Ecosystems and their conservation. Pollution and its control (including phytoremediation). Forest types of India -- afforestation, deforestation and social forestry. Endangered plants, endemism and Red Data Books. Biodiversity. Convention of Biological Diversity, Sovereign...

  35. Forests Need for Conservation

    launched. To provide financial support, Forest Development Boards were set up. An innovative scheme to involve industries and private parties in afforestation drive was launched under Industrial Plantation. To make use of the waste lands, marginal lands and desert lands, energy plantations, fodder plantations...

  36. Mangroves for Mankind

    in and around Pichavaram and Muthupet mangroves. Following this, Government of India had funded massive mangrove afforestation in Tamil Nadu. Muthupet has been a major mangrove afforestation site in Tamil Nadu from 1987 onwards. FSI has now reported that mangrove cover in Muthupet has increased by 1300...

  37. Forest and Wildlife Resources

    •Increased demand for fuel wood, timber, wooden crates, paper, newsprint’s, patter boards, medicines etc. AFFORESTATION-The development of forests on wastelands is usually known as afforestation. In India, Wasteland Development Programmeis being and overseen by National Wastelands development Board (NWDB)...

  38. Air Pollution in China

    and oil, and through renewable energy such as solar power. We need to stop destroying rain forests (deforestation) and start replanting trees (afforestation) to soak up carbon dioxide. I think that this issue of global warming should be taken seriously as the consequences of global warming can be devastating...

  39. Product Life Cycle

    Environment Research and Analysis, Proposals • Air Pollution, Acid Rain, Climate Change (Transportation Systems, Scientific Mechanisms) Design • Afforestation (Improve Atmosphere) • Resources, Etc. (Recycling System) NG CLI CY RE Local Issues Air Pollution, Water Pollution, Waste, Noise, Etc. ...