values of RF

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  • Values of rainforest
    • Undiscovered species might give new medicines
    • Logging of hardwoods can contribute to a countries economy
    • Provide opportunities for faming and mining if vegetation is cleared.
    • Home to many plants and animals
    • Plants absorb a lot of carbon dioxide from the atmosphere= helps reduce climate change
    • Hardwoods are used for furniture and building
    • Reduces risk of local flooding
    • Help regulate the water cycle by storing water and releasing in into the atmosphere slowly= reduces risks of flooding

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