The single biggest direct cause of tropical deforestation is conversion to cropland and pasture

09/03/2010

The single biggest direct cause of tropical deforestation is conversion to cropland and pasture,mostly for subsistence, which is growing crops or raising livestock to meet daily needs

The single biggest direct cause of tropical deforestation is conversion to cropland and pasture,mostly for subsistence, which is growing crops or raising livestock to meet daily needs


Source: Replantingtherainforests.org and NASA Earth Observatory