Monthly Archives: March 2018

Deforestation Is Terrible for Humans

By StGeorgesUniversity
March 7, 2018

Each year, up to 58,000 square miles of forest disappear due to deforestation.[1] At current rates, the world’s rainforests could be gone in 100 years.[2] That has dire consequences for people. It’s imperative that our public health officials treat deforestation as a major concern. Deforestation occurs for many reasons. Farmers and businesses burn swaths of […]