(i) Discuss any two problems that can arise if deforestation continues.

(ii) What is the relation between deforestation and obtaining fuel?

Asked by Topperlearning User | 4th Jun, 2014, 01:23: PM

Expert Answer:

(i) If deforestation continues, rainfall and soil fertility will decrease. In addition, there will be increased chances of natural calamities such as floods and droughts.

(ii) Trees are cut down in several countries especially the developing ones, where wood is used as firewood or turned into charcoal, used for cooking and heating purposes which leads to deforestation.

Answered by  | 4th Jun, 2014, 03:23: PM