- Created by: LemarGidney
- Created on: 21-04-14 16:23
Causes of Deforestation In Brazil
- Growing Crops, Brazil is a LEDC (Less Economicaly Developed Country) with a rapidly growing population. Brazil needs to be able to feed everyone so they cut down alot of trees to grow crops.
- Logging companies, some of the richest coutries and companies in the world want the wood from places like the amazon to burn make things with or to make paper so Brazil get paid a fraction of the price that the trees are worth because they dont have the resouces to do it themselves.
- TNC (Trans National Companies), want the land so they want start cattle ranching causing even more deforestation.
- New Roads, Transport is a huge part of day…