The Amazon Rainforest Case study

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  • Created on: 01-04-19 17:44
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  • Amazon Rainforest
    • Causes of Deforestation
      • Logging
      • Mineral Extraction
      • Energy development
      • Illegal trade in Wildlife
      • Commercial farming
        • Cattle ranching
        • Crops
      • Road building
      • Settlement and population growth
    • Impacts of Deforestation
      • Global Warming
      • Loss of biodiversity
      • Soil erosion and fertility
      • River pollution
      • Decline of indigenous tribes
      • Conflicts
    • What does the Amazon Rainforest provide?
      • Goods
        • Native food crop
        • Wild meat and fish
        • Building materials
        • Energy from HEP
        • Water
        • Medicines
      • Services
        • Air purification
        • Water and nutrient recycling
        • Protection against soil erosion
        • Wildlife habitats
        • Biodiversity
        • Employment opportunities

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