PROTECTION OF THE ENVIRONMENTPaper Rating: Word Count: 654 Approx Pages: 3
Nowadays protection of the environment is very important as the world is moving into a new era without considering any of the major problems of pollution with rapid industrialization. The best way to protect the environment is conservation. Conservation is the philosophy and policy of managing the environment to assure adequate supplies of natural resources for future as well as present generations.
Tropical forests are being destroyed at an ever-increasing rate. Estimates of the extent and rate of loss vary, but it appears that nearly half of the world?s tropical forests already have been lost, and the remainder will all but disappear in the next two to three decades. The loss is incalculable. These forests provide habitat for an estimated half of the world?s plant and animal species, provide water and fuel for much of the world?s population, and influence regional and global climate. Commercial logging, clearance for agriculture,