Loading presentation...

Present Remotely

Send the link below via email or IM


Present to your audience

Start remote presentation

  • Invited audience members will follow you as you navigate and present
  • People invited to a presentation do not need a Prezi account
  • This link expires 10 minutes after you close the presentation
  • A maximum of 30 users can follow your presentation
  • Learn more about this feature in our knowledge base article

Do you really want to delete this prezi?

Neither you, nor the coeditors you shared it with will be able to recover it again.


Rainforest Deforestation

No description

Jadin Isola

on 26 February 2014

Comments (0)

Please log in to add your comment.

Report abuse

Transcript of Rainforest Deforestation

Deforestation kills indigenous tribes. According to reporting on the rainforest "Only 500 years ago, about 10 million Amazonian Indians lived in the rainforest . Today, less than 200,000 remain. This has me to believe that indians are dying due to lack of food and homes.
Reason 3
Deforestation Destroys Indigenous Tribes
Although ripping apart the rainforest can provide medicine, lumber, and food destruction of the rainforest could have huge consequences.
Reason 2:
Deforestation Kills Insects
Alternatively, others may claim that destroying the rainforest can provide lumber that we use for furniture. However, I know that trees provide air that we breathe but when we destroy the rainforest those trees die and we lose air.
Counter Claim
I am against deforestation because it causes trees do die. According to the article of wealth in the rainforest trees are put into plantations, develop diseases and die. From this I understand that trees are put into plantations everyday due to the diseases they develop.
Reason 1:
Deforestation kills trees
Rainforest Deforestation
I am against deforestation because it also kills insects. According to Raintree.com facts at least 137 insects are killed everyday. This has me to believe that deforestation may be the cause to a lost of insects.
My analysis of this issue has convinced me that although destroying the rainforest can provide medicine, and lumber, it could have major consequences.
Full transcript