Fact of the Day Image June 11th

Forests are very important! They absorb excess Carbon dioxide from the air and also give animals places to live. They also give us medicines and even food! But, in recent years, people have been cutting forests down and clearing them for lumber, land, and agriculture. This is really hurting our planet and is speeding up climate change. That is why humans have started putting laws in place to limit illegal tree cutting and also protect forests!!