Month: December 2020

Problems faced in exploitation and conservation of equatorial and tropical rainforests

Problems faced in exploitation and conservation of Equatorial or Tropical rain forests

tropical rainforest are found in the tropics, equatorial regions like in the Congo Basin, Amazon basin. Caribbean islands, pacific islands in countries like DRC, Gabon, Argentina. The following are problems faced in exploitation and conservation of equatorial or tropical rainforests: Presence of wild animals like lions, snakes, hyenas, scaring labour supply. Wet climatic conditions like …

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Ways in which vegetation protect soil from soil erosion

ways in which vegetation protect soil from being eroded

Ways in which vegetation protect soil from being eroded Decayed vegetation matter provides humus  which binds the soil particles together Plant roots carry  surface moisture into the ground Plant cover breaks the force of wind and rainfall The rate of infiltration  of rain water soil is increased by vegetation cover RELATED POSTS

Comparison of softwood forests in Kenya and canada

Comparison of softwood forests in Kenya and Canada

Similarities of softwood forests in Kenya and Canada Softwood forests in both countries experience the problems of pests and diseases, fires, soil erosion, and overexploitation. Softwood forest products are similar e.g. sawn timber, wood pulp, paper, poles, etc. Softwood forests in both countries grow in places with heavy rainfall, cool temperatures, heavy rainfall, and rugged …

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Advantages of transportation to economy

7 major advantages of transportation

Transport refers to the physical movement of people and commodities from one place to another. The advantages aim of transport are: to encourage the spread of new ideas, that is to say, innovations and inventions encouraging both agricultural growth, industrial growth, and expansion to encourage surplus production through exports to facilitate the exploitation of natural …

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