Rainforest Essay Topics

Agriculture in the Amazon Rainforest

Throughout a hundred centuries people have worked hard to sustain productive agriculture and dense human populations. Certain forms of agriculture are possible, and should be considered sustainable, for the economic development of tropical rainforests. For thousands of years humans have created a disturbance in the rainforests by creating areas of concentrated diversity of species within… View Article

Deforestation: Indigenous Peoples and Amazon

Today, the Amazon Rainforest is a very different place than it was when the Spanish explorer Francisco de Orellana first navigated through its river in 1542. The forest has been around for 55 million years on the South American continent (e. g. Maslin et al. 2005) but through decades of deforestation, climate change, agriculture, and… View Article