Asked in Waste and RecyclingAreaRainforestsForests
How many acres of forest are destroyed on Earth each day?
May 11, 2009 5:31PM
Forests are being removed at approximately 1 acre per second, or 86,400 acres per day . . . 349 square kilometers per day. If the entire land surface of Earth were covered by forest today, at this rate it would take 1,166 years to completed denude it.