Free Essays on Important Of Forest

  1. 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...

  2. The Importance of Protecting Rain Forests

    Explain the Importance of Maintaining the Biodiversity of Tropical Rain Forests Biodiversity is the variation of plant and animal life in a certain habitat, in other words it is the variation of life forms within a particular ecosystem. All the living species depend on each other and this is where...

  3. Forest Extraction Research Paper

    of the people are dependent on agriculture for their livelihood. Nepal is rich in forests. % of the total land is covered with forest. Majority of the rural households are subsistence farmers and rely heavily on forest products to meet their daily requirements. Fuel wood is used for cooking and heating...

  4. Forests

    FORESTS; A forest, also referred to as a wood or the woods, is an area with a high density of trees. Forests cover approximately over 9.4% of the earth’s surface * USES OF FORESTS; Forests are important to the survival of human beings mainly because we are dependent on a significant degree of...

  5. American rangelands and forests

    and Forests Part 1 Choose either a rangeland or a forest of the United States and describe current federal management strategies. Explain federal efforts to manage these lands sustainably by completing the chart below. Rangeland or Forest Location Brief History of Rangeland or Forest What...

  6. Mbuti Culture

    They are one of several indigenous hunter-gatherer groups in the Congo region of Africa. They tend to reside within an extremely thick and dense forest that provides them with everything they need to survive. There are those who welcome and embrace change, and then there are those who do not want...

  7. ECO 370

    Chapter 11: Tongass National Forest/Anchorage District Leases in Alaska • Chapter 12: El Centro Field Office Leases in Southern California • Chapter 13: Modoc National Forest/Surprise Field Office Leases in Northeastern California • Chapter 14: Humboldt-Toiyabe National Forest/Battle Mountain District...

  8. 6 of the Most Important Fedearal Agencies

    such as major thefts ,violent Crimes, cyber Corruption, White Collar Crimes, Organized Crimes, Counterintelligence, Civil Rights, and todays very important Terrorism. Some examples of these are espionage, kidnapping; extortion; bank robbery; interstate transportation of stolen property; interstate gambling...

  9. Forest Schools

    FOREST SCHOOL ENGLAND DEFINITION Forest School is an inspirational process, that offers children and young people opportunities to achieve, develop confidence and self-esteem, through hands on learning experiences in a local woodland environment. According /www.worcestershire.gov.uk/ Forest school...

  10. 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...

  11. Deciduous Forests

    Deciduous Forests INTRODUCTION A deciduous forest, simply described is a forest that is leafless during the winter. Eury species make up this type of forest, meaning that the species can tolerate a wide range of conditions. In the extreme northern latitudes, the growing season is short causing the...

  12. Eo Robinson Forest

    industrial sites where nobody wants to live, we need a better economy. Robinson Forest was donated to the University of Kentucky around 1930, and was a huge moneymaker in the works. The logging from the forest funded camps being built, ecological studies to be made, and a scholarship fund to help...

  13. hunjuni

    3P Word Count : 1652 Content Content 2 Introduction: 3 1 Current situation of deforestation in Shanxi 4 1.1 Rich forest resources in Shanxi 4 1.2 Smaller forest form 1998 to 2010 4 2 Reasons for deforestation 6 2.1 Logging activity 6 2.2 Poaching activity 6 2.3 Building houses and roads...

  14. 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...

  15. Ecology Is Important

    star moves, all is intertwined. Ecology is so dynamic that even the smallest of trouble can unsettle everything. To look out after the earth is important to us financially, for the resonating of our souls by its own natural beauty, and also for our simple survival on this planet. It should be cherished...

  16. People Group

    a nomadic, forest-dwelling people listed by the British Raj under the Criminal Tribes Act of 1871,[10] a stigma that continues to this day.[11][12][13] History The Katkari were at one time a forest people living in the Western Ghats of Maharashtra, with a special relationship to forest creatures such...

  17. Loss of Biodiversity

    life is important to people. A) The timber that is cut from our forest is used for shelter, heat the very air we breathe depends on the forest and its stability. B) The forest supplies with timber to sell, and the ocean to fish for living. The soil contains many valuable minerals. C) The forest and...

  18. Saving the Sundarbans

    WHO CAN SAVE THE SUNDARBANS? One of the largest mangrove forests in the world and a unique Tiger habitat, the Sundarbans in West Bengal have long been an important part of India’s ecological treasury. Situated at the mouth of the Bay of Bengal in the Ganga-Brahmaputra...

  19. 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...

  20. Privatization of Forests

    privatization of forests. Other than the Ocean, forests are maybe the most important system to sustain life on this planet. Forests regulate weather, neutralize ecosystems and sustain life to the cellular level. So why would anyone privatize forests? In a nutshell, proponents of forest privatization argue...

  21. Deforestation Trends and Reasons

    primary forest, the most biodiverse form of forest. In more recent times the increasing demands for both wood and non-wood forest products has resulted in rapid deforestation and greater conflicts over resource use. Peninsular Malaysia however has much poorer forests and conversion of forest to permanent...

  22. Importance of Symbols in “the Thing in the Forest”

    11/1/11 Importance of Symbols in “The Thing in the Forest” In many fairytales, we are given characters who set out on an adventure to better themselves whether they know that they are on one or not. In A.S. Byatt’s “The Thing in the Forest” we are taken on such an adventure, but this is more than...

  23. Yohoy

    go but guess what? We called all our friends and we asked them if they want to come with us to a picnic in the forest. That forest wasn’t far away from the city. It was a good idea because all of them wanted to spend have a good time. So we took...

  24. Forest City - Case Study

    Vik Singh MBA 500 Term Paper – Forest City Enterprises April 26, 2008 Forest City Enterprises is an owner and developer of real estate throughout the United States. Forest City’s strategic profile allows them to build high quality developments, which translate into long-term value for its primary...

  25. Temerate Broadleaf Deciduous Forest

    Temperate Broadleaf Deciduous Forest The Temperate Broad-leaf Deciduous Forest are found mostly in the Eastern part of North America. This is where most of the forests have survived. The leaves of these trees change colors through the seasons. The colors that the trees may change are reds, oranges,...

  26. Environmental Science Worksheet

    and water, including groundwater, by precipitation runoff. Soil .1 What is your definition of soil? What is soil composed of? Why is soil important to the environment? The relatively thin surface layer of Earth's crust is soil, which consists of mineral and organic matter modified by...

  27. Role of Women in Forest Management

    February 23, 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...

  28. The Bad Things That Are Happening in the Society

    things happen to our environment. Most of the issues just happen and they can’t be fixed. Environmental issues are very important to focus on. Plants and animals are very important in our environment for humans to survive. The environment is the complex set of physical, geographic, biological, social...

  29. The Logging in Australia

    1: 1. Location: * The majority of logging in Australia comes from Tasmania where there is more forests cleared than the rest of Australia put together. Physical factors affecting the location of forests in Tasmania, Australia include the geography of the state such as the mountains which cover most...

  30. Forest

    Temperate forests correspond to forest concentrations formed in the northern and southern hemisphere, or in temperate regions. Main characteristics include: wide leaves, large and tall trees and non seasonal vegetation. Temperate forests can be further distinguished by weatherpatterns and geographical...

  31. Destruction of Rain Forest

    sense, a standing rain forest supplies more economic wealth than if it were cleared … yet deforestation continues at an alarming rate." (Tropical Rain Forest Coalition, 1996). Rain Forests have played a significant role in shaping modern biology. The destruction of the rain forests will determine the fate...

  32. 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...

  33. Forest Management

    Forest management is the maintaining and management of not only the trees in the forest, but the streams, habitat, watersheds, and even the decaying trees or logs on the forest floor. Managing our forests is not only important to the wildlife, but to our future economy and way of life. We need ...

  34. ABS 270 Final Exam Answers

    (Product Description) 1. Question : Which of these statements is most accurate about the amount of rangelands 2. Question : What is the most important single environmental factor in determining the productivity of rangelands? 3. Question : If you were traveling from west to east across the Great...

  35. The Rainforest, and Deforestation

    Schimper, a German botanist. Most of the world's rainforests fall on either side of the Equator between the Tropic of Capricorn and the Tropic of Cancer. Forests close to the Equator which receive year round drenching are known as evergreen equatorial rainforests. Rain in these areas falls at a rate of between...

  36. ECO 370 UOP Course Tutorial/UOPHELP

    2 DQ 2 For more course tutorials visit www.uophelp.com Week 2 DQ 2 Why is environmental and economic impact analysis important? What information is important for decision makers to consider when evaluating new development project proposals. Due Friday in the Main Forum ------------...

  37. Manas Wildlife Sanctuary

    the foothills of the Himalaya Mountains. In this Wildlife Sanctuary which is approximately 360 square kilometers, is rich in grasslands and tropical forests. Not only is the scenery beautiful, but this is a home to not only plants, but many endangered animals. Manas Wildlife Sanctuary is home to many species...

  38. Scarlet Letter by Nathaniel Hawthorne - Paper

    and deeper meanings in a lot of the objects, and even a person mentioned. Symbolism plays an important role in the Scarlet Letter and is shown in various matters; it includes the meteor, Pearl, The forest, the black man, and most importantly, the infamous Scarlet Letter. The most obvious of all...

  39. Clear Cutting

    environmental impact on the surrounding area. In the past thirty years, people have cleared over half of the world’s forests. Only Canada, Russia and Brazil have most of their original forests left. Such devastation has happened over these few years as a result of clear cut logging being practiced all around...

  40. 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...

  41. Forest Gump Movie Review

    background of the whole story. If we want to understand the movie entirely, we have to take a look at the American history because almost all the important post-war affairs appear in it. There is an Elvis Presley in the beginning. This was a symbolic feature in the 1950s, at which time young people began...

  42. 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...

  43. Sociology

    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 regions IUCN international...

  44. Forests Need for Conservation

    Essay: Forests Need For Conservation Trees are mankinds lifeline. If they are destroyed, there is no way that human beings can survive. From the oxygen that we breathe in, the food that we eat, to the clothes we wear, we owe it all to the trees. Not only this, trees act as purifiers of air and receptacles...

  45. symbolism

    are man-made, name, and natural symbolism. Many can argue which is more important but together they all are used to form this novel. The main focus will be on natural symbolism such as the wild rose bush, the sunlight, and the forest. In order to analyze symbolism in The Scarlet Letter we first need a...

  46. ECO 370 UOP Tutorial/UOPHELP

    2 For more course tutorials visit www.uophelp.com Week 2 DQ 2 Why is environmental and economic impact analysis important? What information is important for decision makers to consider when evaluating new development project proposals. Due Friday in the Main Forum ------...

  47. American Rangelands and Forests

    and Forests Jessica Rohan SCI 275 7/28/2013 Erin Fogarty PART 1 American Rangeland or Forest: San Bernardino Forest Rangeland or Forest Location: Yucaipa, California Brief History of Rangeland or Forest: The San Bernardino Forest was...

  48. ECO 370 UOP Course/eco370helpdotcom

    ******** ECO 370 Week 2 DQ 2 FOR MORE CLASSES VISIT www.eco370help.com Why is environmental and economic impact analysis important? What information is important for decision makers to consider when evaluating new development project proposals. Due Friday in the Main Forum **********...

  49. Important of Forest

    IMPORTANCE OF FORESTS Introduction Trees are mankind lifeline. If they are destroyed, there is no way that human beings can survive. From the oxygen that we breathe in, the food that we eat, to the clothes we wear, we owe it all to the trees. Not only this, trees act as purifiers of air and receptacles...

  50. Wolves

    Carbon sink vs. source All living organisms contain carbon. Forests, soil, oceans, the atmosphere, and fossil fuels are important stores of carbon. CO2 in the atmosphere are called a carbon “sources”, while the processes that absorb CO2 are called carbon “sinks.” Carbon is constantly moving between...

  51. 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...

  52. Protecting Kenya's Wildlife

    interests bring into conflict such differing interests as wildlife preservation, agricultural and other land uses, and tourism, the latter a very important element in the economic structure of these nations. Kenya is one case where determined efforts to protect the wildlife and wildlife habitats of the...

  53. INT1 - Task 2 - EXAMPLE

    from the Oregon border to the Redwood Creek watershed (located in Orick, CA). REDWOOD NATIONAL FOREST BIOTIC COMPONENT - PLANT • Many plants can be found on the floor of the Redwood Forest (if you can take your eyes off the trees to observe them!). One common species is the Red Clintonia...

  54. 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...

  55. Causes and Effcts of Cutting Trees

    of the most important parts of the planet we live in. Trees are truly important to the environment, animals, and of course for us humans. They are important for the climate of the Earth, they act as filters of carbon dioxide,, and they are also important for their visual demand. However, the trees on...

  56. Deforestation

    People have been deforesting the Earth for thousands of years, primarily to clear land for crops or livestock. Although tropical forests are largely confined to developing countries, they aren’t just meeting local or national needs; economic globalization means that the needs and wants of the global...

  57. SCIE211 Lab 1 Worksheet

    fill in the data table below to help you write up your lab report. Time Period Impact to Forest Groundwater Levels Saltwater Intrusion Farming Industrial development Population 1800s Large forest Lots of groundwater No salt water intrusion Small farms No cities Limited housing 1900s ...

  58. ABS 270 Final Exam Answers

    (Product Description) 1. Question : Which of these statements is most accurate about the amount of rangelands 2. Question : What is the most important single environmental factor in determining the productivity of rangelands? 3. Question : If you were traveling from west to east across the Great...

  59. Depletion of Forest

    mainly forests provide a home for a large majority of the species alive. Therefore the trees in these forests are considered to be the most important species. Although it is true, that most species are not able to sustain without each other. There are many benefits that we get from our forests. Some...

  60. Every Important Discovery Results from Patience, Perseverance, and Concentration

    In my opinion, the most important discovery in the history of mankind is 'Discovery of fire'. In more modern world, an important discovery that explained a lot of unknowns was 'Discovery of gravity by Newton'. More recently, the studies of DNA's have yielded some important discoveries and path to discoveries...