Deforestation is the process of removing trees from an area. This can be done for a number of different reasons, including commercial logging, land development, and mining.

  • The deforestation in the Amazon is causing a lot of pollution.

  • The deforestation in Africa is causing a lot of poverty.

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Example Sentences for deforestation

  • 1

    Much of the area is deforested and rocky.

  • 2

    Deforestation increases the risk of washouts.

  • 3

    But the catchment area is now severely deforested.

  • 4

    Deforestation amplifies the incidents and severity of floods.

  • 5

    Clearly shows the effects of deforestation on the area.

  • 6

    The Ufipa plateau was deforested and the soil exhausted.

  • 7

    The deforestation in Anseba mirrors the country as a whole.

  • 8

    This is one of the highest rates of deforestation in the world.

  • 9

    He was the son of actress Winifred Deforest Coffin.

  • 10

    Deforestation has greatly contributed in the decline of the deer.