What is deforestation?
Deforestation is people cutting down whole forests of trees, and
making it even less likely for humans to survive. Trees supply
oxygen, absorb carbon dioxide, and hold down the soil from washing
away or making landslides.
The destruction and cutting down of forests is often done to
clear land for farming, mining, roads, and grazing of cattle. That
causes increased atmospheric CO2 levels, a factor in global
The Cutting down and clearing of trees
The action or process of clearing forests_ also _The state of
having been cleared by forests.
Verb. To Clear of Forests or trees
The conversion of forested areas to non-forested lands.
e.g. Cutting down a forest to make pastures.
the cutting down of trees is called deforestation
Deforestation means clearing of forests and using that land for
defforestation is cutting of trees.
deforestation is when rain forests get destroyed and
1. The state of being clear of trees
2. The removal of trees
Deforestation occurs to create open space for urban or