Deforestation is the process in which large areas of forest lands are cleared for various human activities. Deforestation has many negative effects on our environment, like loss of habitat for animals and climate change. The process of deforestation is mainly carried out for monetary gains. Approximately 18 million acres of forests are cleared each year for various uses causing huge loss to our environment. The current issue of global warming is majorly related to deforestation. Consider the following statements:
- Deforestation has advantageous to the environment.
- Deforestation is a natural process.
Which of the following statements are correct: a) 1 only b) 2 only c) Both 1 and 2 d) None of the above Answer: d