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broadleaf evergreen forest
biodiversity
canopy
carbon oxygen cycle
clear-cut
deforestation
environmentalists
indigenous peoples
land use conflict
lower story
reserves
sustainable development
tropical rainforest

Tropical Rainforests Crossword

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A biome that is hot and wet Rainforest
The bottom layer of the rainforest Forestfloor
The top layer of the rainforest Emergent
The 'roof' of the rainforest Canopy
The layer below the canopy Understory
In what region do you find rainforests? Tropics
The term for cutting down rainforests Deforestation
The biggest rainforest in the world Amazon
Rainforests produce about 30% of the world's... Oxygen
Rainforests occur close to the... equator
The largest cause of rainforest destruction Logging
What perecent of the world is covered in rainforest? seven
A country in South America brazil
A consequence of deforestation erosion
A natural resource found in the rainforest wood
How many bridges cross the Amazon river? none
Another word for farming agriculture
Another word for rainfall Precipitation
Miss Rounsevell's favourite rainforest animal bird
Indigenous people of the rainforest live in... tribes

Biomes Word Search

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altitude
latitude
permafrost
Tundra
Deserts
chaparral
temperate grassland
savanna
temperate desiduous forest
temperate rain forest
understory
canopy
Emergent layer
Tropical rain forest
Climate

word puzzle Word Search

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environmentalists
clear-cut
reserves
biodiversity
broadleaf evergreen forest
canopy
carbon oxygen cycle
deforestation
indigenous peoples
land use conflict
lower story
sustainable development
trical rainforest

Deforestation Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

What is the root word for Deforestation? Forest
Which continent holds the largest rain forest? South America
It is another form of many types of deforestation. climate change
Forests play a ............................... role. critical
Deforestation creates 15% of all ........................................... gas emissions.. Greenhouse
What is the leading cause of deforestation? Agriculture
Rainforests help regulate the Earth’s.................................. and weather patterns Temperature
Who are the main cause of rain forest destruction Humans
The name of our topic we are studying this term? Sustainability
One way we can help regenerate the growth of trees. Plant
Another word for cutting down rows of forestry. Stripping
Another word for landslides. Erosion

Geography Of Africa Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Harming the enviroment Pollution
Population is almost extinct Endangered Species
Growing enough food to feed him and his family Subsistence Farming
A person who does not stay long in the some place Nomads
Extreme scarcity of food Famine
Without rainfall for a long period of time drought
Transforming a forest into cleared land Deforestation
When fertile land becomes deserts Desertification
A grassy plain in tropical and subtropical regions, with few trees Savannas
Has an annual rainfall of 400cm Tropical Rainforest
The largest hot desert in the world Sahara
What region is located in of western and north central Africa Sahel

Forestry Crossword

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type of cutting where specific trees in an area are chosen to cut selective
type of cutting where all of the trees in an area are cut at the same time clear
genetically improved species of trees, but decreases biodiversity treeplantations
increases with deforestation runoff
caused by mining, logging, and urban sprawl deforestation
caused by vegetation dying out and more undergrowth forestfires
occur in forests that haven't had ground fires in a while crownfires
occur underground, fire is difficult to detect groundfires
burns undergrowth and leaf litter surfacefires
in 2030, only ___ percent of all forests will be left ten
high biodiversity, decaying wood and ground layer, and healthy soil profile oldgrowthforests
type of topography in an old growth forest pitandmound
name for the type of management used in the practice of tree plantations evenage
practice of only cutting and removing the largest, best trees highgrading
removing all trees except for seed producing trees scattered to regenerate new trees seedtree
type of cutting when trees are clear cut to match the contour of the land strip
removing trees in a series of cuttings instead of all at once to give the forest a chance to regenerate shelterwood
type of management where an area is growing with trees of all ages, from seedling to mature unevenage
the forest ecosystem helps to clean these airandwater
trees help reduce the amount of this gas in the atmosphere carbondioxide

South amercia word search

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environmentalists
clear cut
reserves
carbonoxygencycle
sustainabledevelopment
deforestation
biodiversity
broadleafevergreenforest
canopy
indigenouspeoples
landuseconflict
lowerstory
rainforest

Climate Change Crossword

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A specific event or condition that happens over a period of hours or days weather
Refers to the average weather conditions over many years in a certain place climate
The warmer periods between ice-ages Interglacial
A cycle that causes the Earth's orbit to get closer and further away from the sun Milankovitch
The process plants use to make food where they take carbon dioxide out of the atmosphere and give out oxygen Photosynthesis
The most common greenhouse gas carbondioxide
A type of fuel that was made under the ground millions of years ago fossilfuels
The greenhouse gas that comes from rotting rice and cows stomachs Methane
When the carbon dioxide increases, the ________________ increases temperature
The adjustment or preparation of natural or human systems to a new or changing environment Adaptation
The process of cutting down the forests Deforestation
The release of a substance/gas into the atmosphere Emissions
Continually frozen ground that occurs when the temperature remains below 0 degrees for several years Permafrost
Collecting and reprocessing a resource so it can be used again Recycling

Biodiversity Word Search

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polar ice
camouflage
lizard
quail
prairie grasslands
snowshoe hare
deciduous forest
canopy
emergent layer
altitude
latitude
biome
climate
tundra
desert
chaparral
temperate grassland
tropical savanna
taiga
temperate forest
tropical rain forest

Human Impact on Earth Word Search

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natural resources
monoculture
smog
ecological footprint
biodiversity
ocean
sewage
recycling
radiation
population
plastic
pollution
pesticides
landfill
land
global warming
fossil fuels
farming
environment
desertification
deforestation
chemicals
carbon dioxide
air
acid rain