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As the largest tract of tropical rainforest in the Americas, the Amazonian rainforests have unparalleled biodiversity and provide a magnitude of services. Timber harvest and deforestation is one of the biggest threats to the Amazon rainforests.
In this specific context, which of the following statements is true with regard to timber?
A forest provides ecosystem services.
What do you think might be ecosystem services that the Amazon rainforests provide?
Within the Millennium Ecosystem Assessment, ecosystem services are classified as provisioning, regulation, cultural, and supporting. Out of the ecosystem services obtained from ecosystems of the Amazon rainforests, which is not considered a provisioning service?
Out of the ecosystem services obtained from ecosystems of the Amazon rainforests, which is not considered a provisioning service?
Land has stakeholders, so has land degradation.
Which groups are considered in the multi-stakeholder approach with regard to land degradation?
Many people are effected by land degradation in a rain forest.
Within the multi-stakeholder approach: Which group would be considered affected by degradation of the rainforests?