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....
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
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...
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...
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...
vegetation- Trees, ferns, palms, epiphytes and lianas grow in close proximity to each other.
* Great diversity of plant species- In one hectare of forest, there could be as many as 400 species of trees. The dominant species family is the Dipterocarpaceae with common members such as the Seraya, Keruing...
Some people say we humans are harming the Earth through our activities, but other people say we are improving the quality of life on our planet. In my opinion, humans are harming the Earth by their activities.
Humans have harmed the Earth in numerous ways. Global warming is the first thing that comes...
March 4, 2007
Tropical Rain Forest::
Tropical rain forests are located closest to te equator. They play a big role in the nitrogen, carbon, and oxygen cycles. Here in the tropical rain forest it is always humid and hot. It gets up to 200-450 cm of rain per year...
vegetation in this majestic Rainforest is also critical as a universal resource. “The forest, know as Amazonia, is called the ‘Lungs of Earth’ as it produces 20% of the total oxygen in the world…it’s the largest ecosystem on earth” (Kulkani). In addition, the Amazonia is also home to an excellent timber obtained...
of earth have wasted and misused the natural recourses of earth. Several plans have been developed to stop the abuse of earth. Environmental problems have become so complex that many individuals feel they can have no effect on them. Problems like oil spills, hazardous waste, loss of rain forests, endangered...
SCIENCE - FORM 1
THE VARIETY OF RESOURCES ON EARTH
DIFFERENT RESOURCES ON EARTH AND THEIR IMPORTANCE
1. This chart lists the resources of the Earth.
2. These resources must be carefully looked after abd used because they sustain life and are used everyday.
3. All living things, including...
FOREST, RIVER AND
• Forest are the important natural resource
• They serve as the centre of rich biodiversity
• They are the repository of genetic wealth
• Key players in environmental purification
• They are economically and socially important to us
STATUS OF FORESTS
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...
Some people believe that the earth is being harmed by human activity. Others feel that human activity makes the earth a better place to live in.
What is your opinion ?
First, human activity causes many kinds of animals and plants to disaster. Today many species of living beings died or near...
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...
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...
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...
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...
very good morning to one and all. Today I’m here to share my views with you on the topic “when we heal the earth, we heal ourselves.” I have come to believe that the physical destruction of the earth extends to us, too. If we live in an environment that's wounded--where the water is polluted, the air is...
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Rain Forest Biome
What is it?
All tropical or rain forests were originally woods located between the Tropic of the Cancer (23° and 27 ' N) and the Tropic
of the Capricorn (23° e 27’ S). This area typically has a mean temperature of approximately 25°C with...
→IMPORTANCE OF FORESTS
•Forests play a role indispensable for life on earth by absorbing carbon dioxide and fixing carbon while releasing oxygen into air through Photosynthesis, particularly, tropical forests absorb almost 2-3 times as much carbon dioxide as temperate forests and have thus been...
Buck’s, The Good Earth, filial piety is demonstrated through the relationships among Wang Lung and his father, his uncle, and his sons.
The Good Earth is first introduced with a relieved Wang Lung on his wedding day. Relief towards the freedom that will begin as a result of his marriage; Lung will no longer...
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...
THE EARTH HOUR
Pinky – Host1
Anshe – Host2
Joseph – Professor of Environmental Psychology
Therez – Environmentalist
Fenee – LIFE (Lasallian Institute for the Environment) ambassadress
Athena – Pulmonologist
Jaylen – Climatologist
Febe - Meteorologist
Lari – audience1
We are the main enemy of our environment. Humans must have a healthy environment in order to stay life. For that reason, we have to preserve our forests which they like the lungs of our environment. The huge increase in population is one of the factors that threat our forests and this because...
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...
Research so far has shown there is life only on plant Earth. Since B.C and A.D periods humans have been living on planet earth with affection, discipline and integrity. Mankind has worked for several years to make this planet, Earth a better place everyday by putting their efforts. These efforts are...
you would not typically make. There are several cases of this in The Good Earth. O-lan, Wang Lung, the townspeople, and the group itself all endured and changed in this story because of some troublesome times. In The Good Earth by Pearl S Buck the primary character's family, the townspeople, and the society...
Save the ailing Earth from vehicular pollution
Environmental pollution is one of the most serious problems facing humanity and other life forms on our planet today. Since the rise of the advancement of awkward prepositional phrasing technology, pollution had already started its harm as well; awkward...
We have not been good guardians of the Earth. How far do you agree with this statement?
The era of the Industrial Revolution marked a major turning point in Earth’s ecology and humans’ relationship with their environment. The Industrial Revolution dramatically changed every aspect of human life and...