DEFORESTATION: WHY DO WE CARE?

 

 

 

 

 

SO WHAT CAN WE DO?

1. Retain and restore habitat remnants within a cultivated landscape.

2. Avoid specialization of areas such as cash crops.

3. Intercrop and multiple crop species, create a variety of habitats.

4. Increase productivity of cultivated landscapes.

5. Buy local or in season.

6. Consider long term land effects, utilize effective planning methods of landscapes.

7. Refrain from purchasing items labeled as "exotic," or those that have come from the overexploitation of animals for human consumption.

 

HOME (ABSTRACT)

GENERAL BACKGROUND ON INDONESIA'S SUSCEPTIBILITY

BALI TIGER

ASIAN ELEPHANT

DISTRIBUTIONS OF THE MEGAFAUNA: 1900 VS 2001

STOP THE MADNESS

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GEOGRAPHY 361 HOMEPAGE

 

"Only when the rivers run dry, the trees are all gone and the animals are all dead will humans realize that we can't eat money..." Unknown.