Why is the Amazon Rainforest Essential to Us?

By | 01 September, 2020

The Amazon rainforest produces vast amounts of water, not only for Brazil but also for South America. The so-called “flying rivers” transfer moisture to large parts of Brazil. These are air masses soaked in water vapor created by evapotranspiration, collected by evaporation from flora, fauna, water, and soil. These huge rain clouds affect precipitation in Bolivia, Paraguay, Argentina, Uruguay, and even in Chile’s far south.

According to the research results, one tree with a diameter of ten meters per day can evaporate more than 300 liters of water into the atmosphere – twice as much as one resident of Brazil consumes per day. Preservation of the Amazon rainforest may not be necessary for the existence of gay porn games, but it is essential for agriculture, food production, and electricity production in Brazil. Tree cutting in that rainforest harms evapotranspiration, the range of “flying rivers” and affects the amount of precipitation in many South American countries. Also, the Amazon rainforest is responsible for one-fifth of the freshwater that reaches the world’s seas.

Climate changes

The Amazon rainforest and other tropical forests absorb between 90 and 140 billion tons of carbon and thus contribute to the world climate’s stabilization. The Amazon rainforest alone makes up ten percent of our planet’s biomass. Deforested forests, on the other hand, are the largest source of greenhouse gases. Deforestation emits these gases into the atmosphere, which destabilizes the climate.

The Paris Agreement on Climate Change from 2015 set the goal of limiting global warming to below two degrees compared to pre-industrial times. This plan necessarily includes forest conservation. UN data from 2015 show that Brazil is one of the ten countries in which greenhouse gas emissions are at the highest level. That is why that country has committed itself to reduce the emission of those gases by 2030 by 43 percent compared to 2005. To achieve this goal, Brazil has committed to increasing the share of sustainable bioenergy and, among other things, to reforest twelve million hectares of land.

The balance of the struggle for environmental protection

Ten percent of all known plant and animal species on Earth have their home in the Amazon rainforest. This largest tropical forest has the most extensive biodiversity in the world. Also, many species are still unknown to scientists, just like multiplayer tranny porn games are still unfamiliar to a wide range of gamers and porn lovers in the world. Conservation of biodiversity is essential because it guarantees sustainability for all organisms. Healthy and diverse ecosystems, moreover, recover better from disasters like fires. Biodiversity conservation also contributes to the stabilization of other ecosystems in the region. The vast coral reef at the Amazon River’s mouth into the Atlantic Ocean is home to corals that are threatened by global warming.

According to biologists, that reef could contribute to the re-settlement of corals in those areas of the world’s oceans where coral reefs have been significantly damaged. That could jeopardize the entire world’s ecosystem.

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