28 Dec '14, 2pm

What's driving deforestation and what can you do about it? via @inhabitat

Every year 33 million acres of forest are lost to deforestation as forests are cut down to make room for agriculture, to build roads, for mining and logging operations and to build hydroelectric dams. At that rate, the world’s rain forests could be gone in just 100 years. So what can we do about it? Furniture crafter Jarrimber has made an infographic with answers to your deforestation questions, so that hopefully someday we can halt or even reverse deforestation’s devastating progress.

Full article: http://inhabitat.com/infographic-what-is-driving-deforest...

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