Free Essays on Conservation Of Forest And Wildlife

  1. Wildlife Conservation

    ------------------------------------------------- Wildlife conservation Wildlife conservation is the practice of protecting endangered plant and animal speciesand their habitats. Among the goals of wildlife conservation are to ensure that nature will be around for future generations to enjoy and to recognize the importance of wildlife andwilderness lands...

  2. Wildlife

    Around the world, forests are being logged for timber and paper pulp and cleared to grow mono-crops like soy and palm oil while they are deteriorating from the impacts of global warming. Deforestation is a major driver of global warming, responsible for up to 20 per cent of global greenhouse gas emissions–more...

  3. Forest Conservation

    Intro Forest Conservation is the practice of planting and maintaining forested areas for the benefit and sustainability of future generations. Around the year 1900 in the United States, forest conservation became popular with the uses of natural resources. It is the upkeep of the natural resources within...

  4. The Okapi Wildlife Reserve

    Democratic Republic of the Congo is also known for the Okapi Wildlife reserve. The reserve is found within the Congo River basin, which is considered Africa’s main drainage system. Encompassing nearly one-fifth of the Ituri Rainforest, the Okapi Wildlife Reserve contains many endangered mammals and birds. ...

  5. Forest Protection

    Ancient forests around the world are in peril, but we can still save them. Governments and the timber industry need to understand what a crucial role they play in maintaining global biodiversity, not to mention how vital they are in regulating the climate, so they need to act now. And as consumers, we...

  6. Evironmental

    Change in Wildlife Habitat due to Human Encroachment: Lake Tahoe Basin In the years between 1873 and 1875, John Muir, America's leading advocate of national parks, traveled through the beautiful Lake Tahoe Basin; he wrote that, “Lake Tahoe is the king of all lakes in the Sierra, not only in size,...

  7. Sociology

    supporters International Conservation Organization Ocean, forest, freshwater ecosystem Coordinates all WWF activities Worlds largest conservation organization dedicated to conservation, restoration and research of wildlife, protected areas, poaching, human wildlife conflict, conservation of ecological important...

  8. deforestation

    population, the need for forest products, such as, fuel, timber, bamboo grasses etc. increased dramatically for habitation. Hence deforestation becomes a permanent feature of our normal life. The single largest problem faced by the developing world for dwindling in their forest resources is deforestation...

  9. Wildlife Protection in India

    Wikipedia contributor of 18,000 edits We now accept ₹ (INR) Wildlife of India From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Jump to: navigation, search Part of a series on | Wildlife of India | | Biodiversity[show]Flora and Fauna Molluscs · Ants · Odonates Butterflies · Moths · Spiders Fish ·...

  10. People Science and Environment

    Stevens Forests are complex worlds where many animals, insects, and plants share a habitat. Specie interdependency leads to protecting ecosystems and biodiversity that dwells within it. This paper will identify the impact of agriculture and encroaching human population’s effect on forests. Management...

  11. Conservation of Natural Resources

    Conservation Of Natural Resourses Natural Resources Conservation Summary: Water pollution remains one of the most visible and persistent signs of our impact on the natural world. Cleanup of some older pollutants has been offset by new contaminants that threaten freshwater ecosystems and foul our...

  12. Energy Conservation and Development

    decades. Energy generation and environmental conservation are the twin issues arising from exploitative interaction of man with natural resources. Report of the International Energy Agency contains a simple but remarkable statement: “Investment in energy conservation at the margin provides a better return...

  13. Environment Laws in India

    | 35 | 5.25 | Ghaziabad | 180 | 27 | Noida | 75 | 11.25 | vrindavan | 5 | 0.75 | Source : Yamuna Action Plan, Ministry of Environment & Forests Waste Water Discharge into River Yamuna Type | Discharge | Domestic (treated) | 64% | Domestic (untreated) | 21% | Industries (small)...

  14. Mini Thesis on Orangutan Conservation

     MINI THESIS OF OBSERVATION ON ORANG-UTANS’ EX-SITU CONSERVATION IN BUKIT MERAH, PERAK (FOCUSING ON ORANG-UTAN CANOPY PREFERENCES) BY ALICIA PRASANA D/O SANTHOSAM (125869) FOR PROF DR MASHHOR MANSOR BOI 102 ECOLOGY A REPORT PAPER SUBMITTED IN PARTIAL FULFILMENT OF THE REQUIREMENTS FOR...

  15. Aldo Leopold

    considered to be the father of wildlife management in the United States and was a life-long fisherman and hunter. Leopold died in 1948 from a heart attack while fighting a brush fire on a neighbor's farm. Contents [hide] 1 Life and work 1.1 A Sand County Almanac 2 Conservation 3 Digitization 4 See...

  16. Endangered Species

    cause of development is suburban sprawl, which builds neighborhoods outside of metropolitan areas. Suburban sprawl destroys farmland, forests, fields, mountains. Forests are cleared to build houses, schools, businesses, and roads. Natural plants and trees are removed to plant green lush lawns that require...

  17. Leopold Review

    says “Overgrazing first mars the plants and then the soil. Rifle, trap, and poison next deplete the larger birds and mammals; then comes a park or forest with roads and tourists. Parks are made to bring the music to the many, but by the time many are attuned to hear it there is little left but noise...

  18. Endangered Species of India

    interior forests for grazing has not only wrested a large part of its habitat from wildlife, but has also caused a deterioration in the carrying capacity of the remaining habitat. Improved communications network in the forests, versatile vehicles, slackening of fire-arms further exposed the wildlife to serious...

  19. Save Our Forests

    FOREST IS A VULNERABLE NATURAL RESOURCE SAVE OUR FOREST The poster is expressing concern about one of the most important resource: forest. It is one of the most vulnerable resources on our planet. The poster shows how humans are destroying this natural resource through cutting down trees and burning...

  20. Man Wildlife Conflict

    pristine forests in Western Ghats spanning the districts of North Kanara, Dharwad, Belgaum, Shimoga, Udupi, Mangalore, Chikmagalur, Hassan, Madikeri, Mysore and Chamrajnagar. The forests in these districts are quite rich in wild life as can be expected, the most notable wildlife in these forests being Elephants...

  21. Forest Land Management Market: Increasing awareness about climate changes and its preventive measures have aided the wood global need for forest land management.

    Forest land management market has gained extreme importance in today’s world owing to increased amount of shrinking of forests covers which is due to high urbanization & industrialization. Forestry management comprises of activities regarding maintenance and management of forest land such as forest...

  22. Forestry in India

    environmental issue. Dense forests once covered India. As of 2014, the Food and Agriculture Organisation of the United Nations estimates world's forest cover to be about 68 dollar area, or about 20 % of the continent's area. In quantity terms, however, the average forest in almost all the major American...

  23. Sanctuaries

    [2]Kaziranga is recognized as an Important Bird Area by Birdlife International for conservation of avifaunal species. Compared to other protected areas in India, Kaziranga has achieved notable success in wildlife conservation. Located on the edge of the Eastern Himalaya biodiversity hotspot, the park combines...

  24. Wildlife

    EVS PROJECT TOPIC :- WILDLIFE CONSEVATION Introduction India , the one and only land, defines the most diversified beauty at its pristine location with versatile attraction. Not only in terms of culture, festival and eloquent historical monuments; but this incredible land is best accosted with a...

  25. Wildlife conservation

    Wildlife conservation is the practice of protecting wild plant and animal species and their habitats. Among the goals of wildlife conservation are to ensure that nature will be around for future generations to enjoy and to recognize the importance of wildlife and wilderness lands to humans.[1] Many...

  26. Ecotourism

    benefits ecotourism has had on promoting such things as a stronger culture and healthier communities overall. In fact, the local economy, surrounding wildlife, and human population will all be discussed throughout this paper to show how ecotourism has benefited each of these sectors. The Benefits of...

  27. HTT 210 Week 9 Dream Vacation

    experience the adventure and awe of witnessing mountain gorillas in their natural habitat, snorkeling and hiking, and the adrenaline rush of seeing African wildlife and capturing these wild animals in photos. There are multiple things to do and see, a little something for everyone. Majestic and unique geographical...

  28. Wildlife

    Wildlife Conservation Zeyang Du ELP 600 Robyn Conners 04/22/2013 Wildlife Conservation Wildlife conservation is the most important things in the world. And people have made a lot of progress in this field. In wildlife conservation, people try their best to protect endangered plants and animals...

  29. Toolangi

    Introduction The Toolangi Forest is located 65 miles from Melbourne and is located at the centre of Victoria. The forest has 66 thousand hectares. The Toolangi Forest is public, so it belongs to the Australian people. It can be used for recreational purposes like camping, bird-watching, picknicks...

  30. Save Forests and Wildlife Today

    As man learnt about nature he started to interfere with the laws of nature. He cut off the forests for agriculture and tamed wild animals for his food and clothing. Man was able to conquer nature, yet he can't control it. A balance exists between all living and non-living things in nature. Ecological...

  31. Wildlife Conservation

    Wildlife conservation is the practice of protecting endangered plant and animal species and their habitats. Among the goals of wildlife conservation are to ensure that nature will be around for future generations to enjoy and to recognize the importance of wildlife andwilderness lands to humans.[1] Many...

  32. Wildlife Conservation

    India’s rich wildlife heritage is facing several threats. Just how serious is the problem? India is renowned as the land of the tiger and the elephant; many of our gods are depicted riding peacocks or tigers. But sadly, the equation that existed between people and wildlife centuries ago has vanished...

  33. Wildlife in India

    1. Wildlife traditionally refers to non-domesticated vertebrates, but has come to broadly reference to all wild plants, animals and other organisms. Domesticating wild plant and animal species for human benefit has occurred many times all over the planet, and has a major impact on the environment...

  34. wildlife conservation

    Wildlife conservation Wildlife Conservation includes all human efforts to perserve wild animals from extinction. It involves the protection and wise management of wild species and their environment. Some species have become extinct due to natural causes, but the greatest danger to wildlife results...

  35. Human Elephent Conflict

    human-elephant conflict (HEC). Humans killed by elephants S.S. Bist (Inspector General of Forests and Director Project Elephant) gives us the following data in a recent article, An Overview of Elephant Conservation in India1. Project Elephant claims some success in reducing the number of annual human...

  36. science

    mammals, 1200 birds, 420 reptiles, 140 amphibians, 2000 fishes, 50,000 insects, 4000 molluscs and several other species of vertebrates. Need for Conservation ADVERTISEMENT The gradual emergence of the human beings as the most dominant species among all other species of animals and the attempt of...

  37. trees

    Conservation Plan for the Pine Forest of the Carolinas Statement of Purpose: This conservation plan is being drawn up to protect the pine forests in North and South Carolina from harmful human activities, such as logging and emitting large amounts of carbon. The plan gives a brief amount of information...

  38. Forests for a Living Planet

    erat. Forests for a Living Planet FORESTS are the planet's lungs. Home to people and Wildlife. Engines of green economies. Forests are Essential to life on Earth. Forests for a Living Planet FORESTS are the planet's lungs. Home to people and Wildlife. Engines of green economies. Forests are Essential...

  39. Wildlife

    INTRODUCTION Wildlife includes all non-domesticated plants, animals and other organisms. Domesticating wild plant and animal species for human benefit has occurred many times all over the planet, and has a major impact on the environment, both positive and negative.Wildlife can be found in all ecosystems...

  40. Protecting Kenya's Wildlife

    Protecting Kenya's Wildlife The nations of Africa face growing problems in conservation and the protection of the environment, with the particular problem of balancing the desire and need for economic development with the often opposing need for conservation of animal populations...

  41. Forests

    areas of tropical forest are found in the Andaman and Nicobar Islands; the Western Ghats, which fringe the Arabian Sea coastline of peninsular India; and the greater Assam region in the north-east. Small remnants of rain forest are found in Orissa state. Semi-evergreen rain forest is more extensive than...

  42. Preservation vs. Conservation

    them. Humans are among the most complex of the achievements of the natural forces found uniquely in these natural ecosystems. Preservation vs. Conservation The earth is composed of many different ecosystems and each one is a “dynamic complex of plant, animal, and micro-organism communities interacting...

  43. Manas Wildlife Sanctuary

    Manas Wildlife Sanctuary Your Name Axia College of University of Phoenix Manas Wildlife Sanctuary Introduction Manas Wildlife Sanctuary...

  44. World Wildlife Funds

    Forests cover 31% of the land area on our planet. They produce vital oxygen and provide homes for people and wildlife. Many of the world’s most threatened and endangered animals live in forests, and 1.6 billion people rely on benefits forests offer, including food, fresh water, clothing, traditional...

  45. Wildlife Conservation in India

    1. Meaning Of Wildlife Wildlife includes all non-domesticated plants, animals and other organisms. Domesticating wild plant and animal species for human benefit has occurred many times all over the planet, and has a major impact on the environment, both positive and negative. Wildlife can be found in...

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

    Deforestation is the clearance of naturally occurring forests by logging and burning. Deforestation occurs for many reasons: trees or derived charcoal are used as, or sold, for fuel or as a commodity, while cleared land is used as pasture for livestock, plantations of commodities, and settlements. The...

  47. Wildlife-Conservation and Importance(India)

    Meaning of Conservation Conservation is the act of using and protecting resources properly. Catching animals, throwing garbage, and using and harnessing the different resources should all adhere to the proper way of conservation.\ Wildlife includes all non-domesticated plants, animals and other...

  48. Asiatic Lion

    a single population inIndia'sGujaratstate.It is listed asEndangeredbyIUCNdue its small population size.[1]Since 2010, the lion population in theGir Forest National Parkhas steadily increased.[4]In May 2015, the 14th Asiatic Lion Census was conducted over an area of about 20,000 km2(7,700 sq mi); the lion...

  49. nodocs to add

    they occasionally eat meat. A giant panda may consume 12 to 18 kg of bamboo a day to meet its energy requirements. Giant pandas inhabit the bamboo forest zone between 1,200 m and 3,400 m. Formerly they were found in riverine valleys at lower elevations, but these areas are now settled by humans. Giant...

  50. endangered species

    cause of development is suburban sprawl, which builds neighborhoods outside of metropolitan areas. Suburban sprawl destroys farmland, forests, fields, mountains. Forests are cleared to build houses, schools, businesses, and roads. Natural plants and trees are removed to plant green lush lawns that require...

  51. Floridian Panther

    The Floridian Panther – Why it should keep on existing "We have the knowledge that conservation works if executed in a timely manner, yet, without strong political will in combination with targeted efforts and resources, the wonders of nature and the services it provides can be lost forever.” (Knight...

  52. Conservation of Wildlife

    Wildlife Conservation in My Country In Malaysia, just like elsewhere the modern world, many species of wildlife are disappearing fast, and conservation measures are needed to prevent animals and plants from vanishing for good. Habitat destruction is a main part of the problem but many animals are...

  53. Conservation of Natural Resources

    Soils Conservation: Easier - Soil is the loose top layer of our planet's crust. It is dirt or earth in which plant life can grow. Harder - Soil covers a major portion of the earth's land surface. It is an important natural resource that either directly or indirectly supports most of the planet's life...

  54. Energy Electricity Conservation Management

    ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE | Energy Electricity Conservation Management | Research Paper | | | INTRODUCTION: In this age of super technology wherein the pollution threat is increasing with the scientific development everyday; establishment of Eco-green hotels plays a wonderful role in pacifying...

  55. The Value of Maintaining Natural Ecosystems: Preservation vs. Conservation

    The Value of Maintaining Natural Ecosystems: Preservation vs. Conservation While preservation or conservation may not be at the top of everyone list, it is a political hot topic. Most Americans would probably agree that protecting the environment is, at the very least, worthy. If nothing else, the...

  56. Prevention to Creulty of Animals

    Tiger Conservation Authority. Blatant violations were revealed and the Project Elephant guidelines were found to have been completely been ignored. This was the first survey done in Uttarakhand since the Project Elephant guidelines had been launched by the Ministry of Environment and Forests. It was...

  57. Role of International Organizations in Environment Protection

    protect the environment of which you are a privileged guest, so become informed and spend wisely. Compassionate Traveller - set up by the International Wildlife Coalition to educate travellers about spending their hard earned holiday money in a way which will help rather than hinder the progress of environmental...

  58. Wildlife Conservation

    Wildlife Conservation in India What is Wildlife? Wildlife means all the flora and fauna, which are not domesticated by humans. It includes animals, plants and microorganisms. Wildlife tours in India is your chance to explore some of the well known tiger reserves and national parks sprinkled across different...

  59. Wildlife

    Wildlife Preservation: We Should Do Our Part Agnes Choi Canada is known for it’s abundance in wildlife. Many of the pictures seen depicting Canada is of the wilderness: majestic mountains, lush forests, sunlit meadows teeming with wildlife. But what many don’t seem to understand is that the...

  60. forest

    Bridger Teton National Forest  The Bridger Teton National Forest is located in Western Wyoming makes up more than 3.4 million acres land for public outdoor recreation use. It is made up of pristine watersheds, abundant wildlife and remote wild lands. The Bridger Teton National Forest makes up a large part...