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  1. The trees (or part of them) are burnt or rot, releasing Carbon dioxide (CO2), a powerful greenhouse gas.
  2. Trees that rot anaerobically (without oxygen) release methane (CH4), a greenhouse gas 21 times more powerful than carbon dioxide.
  3. The trees no longer remove carbon dioxide from the atmosphere (by photosynthesis), so levels of carbon dioxide build up in the atmosphere. This is contributing to global warming and climate change.
  4. Animals and birds lose their habitats. This is particularly serious for animals like pandas and koalas that have a special diet.
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