Where was tropical rainforest loss the greatest between 2001-2018?
True or false? It is estimated by the UN Food and Agriculture Organization that about half the world’s tropical rainforest has been cleared.
True or false? Trends in deforestation vary between countries. Indonesia has seen a rise in the rate of deforestation between 2002 and 2011. In Brazil, rates of deforestation have fluctuated but show a declining trend in the rate of deforestation. However, rates of deforestation have rapidly increased in Brazil.
True or false? During the first decade of this century deforestation increased in all three continents, Asia, Africa and South America. The increase in deforestation was greatest in Indonesia and Peru.
Which of the following most accurately describes rates of tropical rainforest deforestation?
Well done! You have a good understanding of this area of geography.
Good try, you could do with revising this area a bit more though.
Oh dear, you definitely need to work on this area.