Free Essays on Forest Conservation

  1. Forest Conservation

    Protecting forests has always been central to CI's mission. Now it is more important than ever. Did you know the burning and clearing of forests contributes approximately 16 percent of the world's greenhouse gas emissions and fuels climate change? Human activity is the main cause of deforestation,...

  2. Forest Conservation

    FOREST CONSERVATION Forests are one of the most important natural resources that have been gifted to mankind for their sustained existence on earth. Without question, they provide us with huge amounts of tangible and intangible benefits, without which indeed, all life, less to say human life, would...

  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. Forest Types of Sindh

    command area, all inland forest areas were settled on the irrigation network and water was allocated to convert them into irrigated plantations.   Irrigated forest plantations of Sindh Forest Department cover an area of 82,195 ha. and have been declared as reserved forests.   Details of irrigated...

  5. Conservation of Forest

    CONSERVATION OF forest is certainly a necessity that requires to be addressed as a priority. For the survival of human beings, a holistic approach is required to be adopted as regards protection of the plant kingdom as well as the wildlife with regard to the peaceful and mutually beneficial co-existence...

  6. 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...

  7. Soil Conservation

    non-adoption of soil conservation techniques, and over exploitation of land for crop production due to population stress, leads  to enormous soil erosion. It will take hundreds of years to form an inch of soil, but in no time it gets washed away down the slope due to erosion. SOIL CONSERVATION Soil Conservation...

  8. A Review of the Forest Status in Bangladesh and the Potential for Forest Restoration for Wildlife Conservation

    forest in bangladesh CONCLUSION Forest restoration and wildlife conservation can contribute to sustainable rural andA REVIEW OF THE FOREST STATUS IN BANGLADESH AND THE POTENTIAL FOR FOREST RESTORATION FOR WILDLIFE CONSERVATION national development. If the carrying capacity of forest ecosystems...

  9. New Zealand Conservation History

    Indo-Burma (Williams, 2011). Being the last significant landmass to be inhabited the dense indigenous forests that were on the island were ancient and many of epic proportions. These ancient forests clothed 85% of the landmass, a landmass that was rugged, diverse and painfully beautiful (Young, 2004)...

  10. Forest Conservation Act

    Forest (Conservation) Act, 1980 (with amendments made in 1988) I. Forest (Conservation) Act, 1980 with Amendments Made in 1988 An Act to provide for the conservation of forests and for matters connected therewith or ancillary or incidental thereto. Be it enacted by Parliament in the Thirty-first...

  11. 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...

  12. The BaMbuti Pygmies and Their Forest Home

    emerald forests of central Africa live the BaMbuti, a Pygmy race having their own unique way of life and culture. This way of life and culture is intricately patterned by their habitat: the Ituri Forest itself. In the 1950s anthropologist Colin Turnbull visited the BaMbuti of the Ituri Forest. He lived...

  13. Conservation of natural resources

    CONSERVATION OF NATURAL RESOURCES The term “resource” means anything that we use from our environment to achieve our objective. For example, we require bricks, cement, iron, wood etc. to construct a building. All these items are called the resources for construction of building. Are source can be...

  14. Save Forest and Wildlife

    Save Forests and Wildlife 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...

  15. Forests

    Introduction A forest is a complex ecosystem which is predominantly composed of trees, shrubs and is usually a closed canopy. Forests are storehouses of a large variety of life forms such as plants, mammals, birds, insects and reptiles etc. Also the forests have abundant microorganisms...

  16. Forest Conservation

    वन संरक्षण FOREST CONSERVATION वन संरक्षण Forests are one of the most important natural resources that have been gifted to mankind for their sustained existence on earth. जंगलों के एक सबसे महत्वपूर्ण प्राकृतिक संसाधन है कि मानव जाति के लिए उपहार में अपनी धरती पर निरंतर अस्तित्व के लिए किया गया है...

  17. Forest conservation 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...

  18. 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...

  19. 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...

  20. 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...

  21. Conservation

    Conservation is the protection and preservation of natural resources in the enviorment. the important renewable natural resources are air water soil wildlife and forests. Conservation is necessary for the following reasons: 1. ensure the protection of plant and animal species and to prevent their...

  22. 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...

  23. forest

    Environment and Development (UNCED), underlined the necessity for all countries to develop harmonised approaches in the management, conservation and sustainable development of global forests is essential to meet the socio-economic and environmental needs of the present and future generations. To achieve this goal...

  24. 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...

  25. 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...

  26. Cost Benefit Analysis in Forest Coservation final

    CO$T BENEFIT ANALYSIS IN FOREST CONSERVATION PRESENTED BY: DEEPAK YADAV GAGANDEEP SINGH PRASHANT GUJAR HORIL DEV ANUP INGOLE COST BENEFIT ANALYSIS(CBA) $An economic tool for evaluating a project or investment by comparing the economic benefits with the economic costs of the activity $Includes factors...

  27. Conservation Versus Preservation

    Running Head: CONSERVATION Conservation versus Preservation Brandon Chung SCI 256 – People, Science, and the Environment University of Phoenix May 24, 2008 Conservation versus Preservation The world is in a constant flux. This particularly is true when it comes to ecosystems in throughout...

  28. Role of Women in Forest Management

    2011 2007-15891 Soc Sci 180 Role of Women in Forest Management Increasingly, the role of indigenous peoples in forest management and conservation had been recognized on the international level. Even if forest management and conservation had been an indigenous practice since time immemorial...

  29. Forest Conservation

    environment and obtain a sustainable supply of a number of forest products, natural forests should be carefully managed and conserved. Conservation of forests should involve the following two aspects: 1. Prevention of deforestation. 2. Extension of our forest wealth. (1) Prevention of Deforestation: We have...

  30. 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...