Author: zodd

Interesting Plants in the Amazon Rainforest

The Amazon Rainforest, home to an estimated 40,000 plant species, including 16,000 native tree varieties, with new ones also being routinely found, is a gigantic expanse of greenery and accounts for around 20 percent of the overall natural forest allocation in the country. Studies have shown that upwards of 90,000 tons of interesting plants can […]

Initiatives That Help Protect and Save the Amazon Rainforest

The Amazon Rainforest has been in a steep decline every year.  Calls to save the Amazon Rainforest are more important than ever. Deforestation has long been a problem in the rainforest. Illegal business practices in forests and an increase in population are the main reasons. Many local resources create products out of the Amazon Rainforest […]

7 Ways You Can Do to Save the Amazon Rainforest

Despite playing a huge role in keeping our climate in control and absorbing carbon emissions, the Amazon Rainforest continues to experience tragedies, fires, immense change almost every year. There’s the illegal logging trade, deforestation, poaching, mining, clearing of land for agribusiness, and the eradication of nearly 1 million indigenous peoples living within the rainforest. And […]