Free Essays on Forest Are The Lungs Of The Earth

  1. Earth´S Lungs

    Earth’s Lungs Do you know that the life in the Earth can disappear if people do not care for the forests? Do you know why? There is a big reason for this to happen. First forests are considered like the lungs of the Earth because there are a lot of plants in these places and they purify the air....

  2. Forests

    Forests cover one third of the earth’s landmass, performing vital functions and services around the world which make our planet alive with possibilities. The forests serve as green lungs and water purifying systems in nature. In fact, 1.6 billion people depend on forests for their livelihoods...

  3. forests

    The Most Interesting Topic of My Science Book Is Forests-Our Lifeline Forests-Our Lifeline has always been extremely interesting to me because it emphasizes the mistakes, we as humans make and the outcome. Forests cover one-third of the earth’s landmass, perform vital functions and service around...

  4. Forests- Our Lifeline

    Forests cover one third of the earth’s landmass, performing vital functions and services around the world which make our planet alive with possibilities. The forests serve as green lungs and water purifying systems in nature.  In fact, 1.6 billion people depend on forests for their livelihoods.  They...

  5. Nature - Man Destruction

    English We as human beings are very fortunate to be living on this planet that we call Earth. We toil over the land, and in return we receive provisions off of which we live. Even though we get all that we need from this bountiful land, we still for some reason feel like we need to alter it. In doing...

  6. Atmosperic

    and refrigerator coolants (Freon), and foaming agents and solvents | Causing the ozone to deplete. Allows more room for solar UV rays to reach earth which causes skin cancer, cataracts, and weak immune systems. | Ground-level ozone (O3) | Man made. Formed when sunlight triggers reactions between ...

  7. Thinking Critically About Ethical Issues

    Issues 13 October, 2008 In the world today there are so many environmental ethical issues going on that are causing a lot of issues for the earth and humans. There are a few environmental issues that we are working to help the environment but needed more help which are global warming, air pollution...

  8. Malaysia

    by Malaysia neighbouring countries. pollution of atmosphere, which is clogged with pollutants and other substances from forest fires. The haze is a direct effect of forest fire in Kalimantan and other parts of Indonesia due to slash and burn method of farming. The Indonesian authorities appear to...

  9. Global Warming: Effects on the Different Geological Spheres

    Avroz dauva History 1301 Global Warming The term “global warming” refers to the warming of earth surface in recent years and its projected continuation and implies human influence. The united nation framework convention on climate...

  10. Air Pollution

    AIR POLLUTION A good environment is a very important to us. It is the main thing to ensure our earth in a good condition. Therefore, we should be a responsible human to take care of our earth. However, nowadays air pollution is the most popular issue in our country. Air pollution consists of gaseous...

  11. SCI 256 UOP Course Tutorial / sci256dotcom

    water in the lake is short, and the residence time in the groundwater is long. Which of the following statements is correct? 6. The region of the Earth where life exists is known as: 7. Epidemic diseases include all of the following except: 8. Decreased death rate and the accelerated rate of human...

  12. Vaibhav

    pollution Noise pollution Visual pollution Natural Sources of Pollution • Volcanic eruptions • Dust storms • Smoke from forest and grass fires Top of Form Air Pollution One of the formal definitions of air pollution is as follows – ‘The presence in the atmosphere of...

  13. 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...

  14. The Amazon of South America

    The earth has gone through many natural changes throughout all of time. Besides those natural changes, there are other changes that the earth goes through that are brought upon not by nature, but by man. Some of these changes are potentially dangerous. Some of these changes include climate change, ozone...

  15. deforestation

    are our forests important? AIR WE BREATHE As you read this paragraph, you’re breathing, and a forest helped make it possible. That’s because forests are “the lungs of the Earth,” absorbing carbon dioxide from the atmosphere and releasing oxygen that human beings need to survive. And forests’ influence...

  16. Saving the Rainforest

    are the world’s richest biomes. These forests grow mainly near the Equator. Rich in wildlife; they are under threat from humans. Rainforests contain more species of plants and animals than any other habitat on Earth. The largest rainforests are the tropical forests of South America, Africa and Southeast...

  17. Air Pollution

    as food crops, or the natural or built environment. The atmosphere is a complex natural gaseous system that is essential to support life on planet Earth. Stratospheric ozone depletion due to air pollution has long been recognized as a threat to human health as well as to the Earth's ecosystems. Indoor...

  18. The Lung of Our Earth

    One and a half acres of the rain forest-“the Lung of the Earth”, are lost every second. In fact, they now cover only a mere 6% of the earth's land surface compared with 14% when humankind first settled. Experts estimate that the last remaining rain forests could be consumed in less than 40 years. Obviously...

  19. Cause

    natural environment into the atmosphere * The atmosphere is a complex dynamic natural gaseous system that is essential to support life on planet Earth. Stratospheric ozone depletion due to air pollution has long been recognized as a threat to human health as well as to the Earth's ecosystems. Natural...

  20. Hunger Games

    serious problem in communities of color as poor air quality can contribute to a host of health problems. There are many possible solutions to make our Earth a better place and make a safe community. Fireworks are one of many factors that causes pollution. They are very bad for the environment because...

  21. Significance of Forests

    Forests are lifeline of our planet Earth, as they provide fresh and pure oxygen rich air and pure water for our living. A forest consists of several different types of herbs, shrubs, climbers, creepers and trees with branches spread out widely. Such branches are called as crown of the tree. Trees with...

  22. Save Our Earth; Save Our Forest

    speech in front of you all. Ladies and Gentlemen, The title of my speech is “Save Our Earth; Save Our Forest”. As we know, people from all over the world always commemorate Earth Day every 22nd April. The idea of earth day is based on the awareness to save this world from the environmental destruction...

  23. Air Pollution Effects on Human Lives

    driving cars. It can also come from natural sources, such as smoke from forest fires caused by lightning or from volcano eruptions. The story so far: Pollution caused by humans is now disturbing the delicate balance of nature on earth. Far from being a new problem, pollution has been around for centuries...

  24. saturday

    a prayer of thanks, hoping Someone is listening. Dinner is served. Green enveloped me as a continued down the trail in the middle of the Redwood Forest. The ferns continued to draw ever closer as I went down a unused trail. As I surveyed my surroundings, I felt ever smaller as the monstrous trees loomed...

  25. Deforestation

    Forests are the lungs of the earth and they should not be destroyed. Deforestation causes not only the loss of our precious and stunning forests, but also habitat destruction, extinction of species, and the loss of necessary resources. It’s imperative to prevent the total destruction of our land so that...

  26. Harms of Gold Mining

    other harmful chemicals to acquire gold. Also after this process very harmful toxic wastes are occurred. Thus gold mining has drastic effects on water, earth and air. Firstly, gold mining can has devastating effect on water because of leaked chemicals. Cyanide and some heavy metals are used in process of...

  27. The Sierra Club.

    launched their new club. The Club's first goals included establishing Glacier and Mount Rainer national parks, and saving California's coastal redwood forests. During Muir’s presidency over the club the organization lobbied for conservational changes and often succeeded. In the early 1900’s the Sierra Club...

  28. Haze

    neighbouring countries. The haze is basically pollution of atmosphere, which is clogged with pollutants and other substances from forest fires. The haze is a direct effect of forest fire in Kalimantan and other parts oaf Indonesia due to slash and burn method of farming. The Indonesian authorities appear...

  29. Carbon Sequestration

    the world’s forests and other undeveloped lands where vegetation is abundant. And forests don’t just absorb and store large quantities of carbon; they also produce large quantities of oxygen as a byproduct, leading people to refer to them as the “lungs of the earth.” Preserving Forests is Key Strategy...

  30. Effect of Acid Rains on Environment

    rains also known as acid deposition. There are numerous of environmental effects such as destruction of aquatic systems, pollutants of soil, damage of forest, corrosion of buildings and effects of human health. Destruction of aquatic systems Acid rain will causes the pH value of lake and stream decreases...