Essays Tagged: "Forest"

The Bear

ed the landscape. Those pines were more than five hundred years old. They stood unchanging like the forest itself. The animals lived in a flawless balance with nature. No humans had ruined this pristi ... ss for some time. The trails overgrew with shrubs.Gathering, clouds brought an ominous dread to the forest. It became darker by the minute. Suddenly, lightning brightened the terrain. As the rain pumm ...

(3 pages) 48 0 3.0 Jan/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Descriptive Essays

Between the Forest and Greed?

onmentalist who has yet to fully think about the issue she is arguing. In her piece 'Not Seeing the Forest for the Dollar Bills,' she takes an almost infantile approach to the logging industry and the ... nd environmental issues that are considered when loggers enter and area. Haphazard clear cutting of forests, while it maybe what Meadows would like us to think, does not happen. With every industry, e ...

(4 pages) 64 0 2.0 Nov/1996

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science

Deforestation: An Overview of Global Programs and Agreements

Deforestation: An Overview of Global Programs and AgreementsSUMMARYIn recent years, global environment ... mental concerns have figured prominently on the American political agenda. In particular, tropicaldeforestation and its implications for global climate change and biological diversity loss have prompt ... nd biological diversity loss have prompted public outcry. Concerns have sincegrown to include other forest types as well. The Congress has considered a variety of legislation to stem the tide of incre ...

(21 pages) 347 0 5.0 Dec/2002

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science

Chickamauga. This essay is about Ambrose Bierce's dark short story, "Chickamauga."

place during the Civil War in a southern town. Chickamauga begins with the boy's entrance into the forest where he goes to play solitarily. With him he carries a toy wooden sword with which he battle ... rough innocence, progression to familiarity with reality, and awakening. The small child enters the forest joyfully and carelessly, he leaves with tremendous fear, depression, and realization. The for ...

(6 pages) 52 0 3.0 Feb/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Butterfly Garden: A tragic story that looks at a life of a teenager struggling in her own country with her family.

were absent. Three months later we finished borrowing a shaft out of the prison and escaped to the forest. Wild eyed and bloated from the effects of malnutrition.When I first escaped, standing on the ... n my face, and I realized I was free. Overwhelmed by this joy, I ran as fast as I could through the forest, I didn't care about the thorns of the tress that rubbed through my body, I didn't care about ...

(3 pages) 28 0 4.0 Feb/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Deforestation

Abstract of:Tropical DeforestationGerald Urquhart, Walter Chomentowski, David Skole, and Chris Barberearthobservatory.nasa. ... ter Chomentowski, David Skole, and Chris Barberearthobservatory.nasa.gov20038 pp.It is my opinion deforestation is a global problem that needs to be addressed with as much attention as Iraq. This arti ... d with as much attention as Iraq. This article is very informative on a majority of aspects about deforestation. It talks about the rates and the affects of deforestation all over the world. I believe ...

(1 pages) 56 0 2.7 Feb/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science

All about deforestation. - by Laura Aberle.

The worldwide depend greatly on paper, wood and land has resulted in what is known as deforestation. Trees are felled so quickly that nature cannot replace them fast enough. We already los ... felled so quickly that nature cannot replace them fast enough. We already lost half of our tropical forests. Every minute, around 6-football field size of rainforests is being destroyed. At this rate, ... y minute, around 6-football field size of rainforests is being destroyed. At this rate, the world's forests could be totally destroyed in another few decades.Without trees, the soil will be eroded eas ...

(2 pages) 40 0 3.0 Feb/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Earth Sciences > Geography

"The sculptor and the king" write a essay on native american art.

"The sculptor and the King" 1888 by George de forest Brush is the painting out of the four I that I connected with. Having Native-American roots m ...

(2 pages) 29 0 4.6 Feb/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Works of Art

Bio diversity and deforestation.

Old growth forests in the Northwest have fallen victim to the activities of human beings. Companies are replaci ... Northwest have fallen victim to the activities of human beings. Companies are replacing these vital forests with plantations or second-growth forests, resulting in the disruption of the vital network ... e disruption of the vital network of harmonious relationships that sustain the intricate old-growth forest communities. Many people are oblivious to the fact that these forests are essential to our pl ...

(3 pages) 45 0 3.0 May/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Forestry

Comments on Nathaniel Hawthorne's Young Goodman Brown

tory is about a hero who is a young man from Salem village who leaves his bride's faith and goes to forest for an evil and dangerous job in the middle of the night where he was shocked to see his neig ... r turn back and not learn the truth about himself and those around him, while traveling through the forest he meets his guide because his way wasn't clear to him.However Goodman Brown's goal is to fin ...

(1 pages) 33 1 3.0 Dec/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

To Build a Fire: Alternate Ending - This is a creative writing assignment that replaced the ending of "To Build a Fire" by Jack London from around the point when the fire went out.

Since the fire went out he would seek shelter in the forest or any other suitable location. An hour later, he came upon a cave and decided that it would ... quickly. At first, all parts of his body were plagued with numbness as he sifted through the nearby forest to regain the company of the one who was with him instead of a trail mate. Only fresh powdere ... en and frostbitten body features refused to comply with his intentions. While labouring through the forest using trees as supports, a branch gave way and the man lost his balance and went over on his ...

(3 pages) 24 0 3.0 May/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Deforestation

fifths of the land. Since that time, the human race has burnt and chopped down half of the original forestland. According to Merriam-Webster's Dictionary, deforestation is defined as the action or pro ... g to Merriam-Webster's Dictionary, deforestation is defined as the action or process of clearing of forests... (www.m-w.com). The act of deforestation could, in a matter of just a few decades, complet ...

(7 pages) 75 0 3.0 Apr/2006

Subjects: Science Essays > Forestry

Deforestation - Review of the article "Loss of our World Forests," edited in National Geographic Society Magazine and written by Jesse Richardson Hildebrand in 1937

Deforestation can be defined as the permanent destruction or removal of woodland and forest. The artic ... fined as the permanent destruction or removal of woodland and forest. The article Loss of our World Forests, edited in National Geographic Society Magazine and written by Jesse Richardson Hildebrand i ... c Society Magazine and written by Jesse Richardson Hildebrand in 1937 talks about every aspect of deforestation. The author explains in detail how deforestation affects some of the world's forests. It ...

(3 pages) 24 0 3.5 Apr/2006

Subjects: Science Essays > Agriculture

Descriptive Essay

n her feet. She glanced around her and found that she was brought into this mysterious and lifeless forest by the book. The blackness that seemed to envelop the forest was intermittently dotted by the ... about it. With a little help of the great human spell, she successfully closed it. The patch of the forest turned total pitch black in a matter of seconds.She still had no clue as to where she was. Sh ...

(3 pages) 46 0 0.0 Jun/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Descriptive Essays

Beauty Of Th Life

t impact on me. There were two contrast zones very close to each other. The first zone was a little forest with great tall trees which age was about hundred years old. Their crone covered the entire p ... e entire place, and I felt protected from the sun under them. There was a green grass with a little forest flowers that looked up under it. The color of the grass carpet was so bright and wonderful th ...

(2 pages) 10 0 0.0 Apr/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Deforestation

Deforestation Deforestation is the main cause for the destruction of the environment. It inclu ... ause for the destruction of the environment. It includes all countries, developed and developing. Deforestation causes pollution, desertifacation, hunger, waste of land area, and destruction of wildli ... tion of wildlife. The trees take in carbon dioxide and give off oxygen purifying the air. Also, the forests are home to many forms of wildlife and wildlife preserve the cycle of life. When we kill ani ...

(1 pages) 21 0 0.0 Feb/2002

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science

What Is?

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(2 pages) 4 0 0.0 Nov/2001

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

AMERICAN WOODCOCK The Woodcock is a migratory bird the lives

AMERICAN WOODCOCK The Woodcock is a migratory bird the lives in temperate forests during the warm seasons of spring and summer, since temperate forests provide the perfect ha ... shelter almost anywhere because of its small size.CHIPMUNKS space, which is provided in a deciduous forest biome. They can survive through almost any kind of weather. They can live in any small holes ... a log, in a tree, or in a hole. They can also dig their own holes. Food is provided everywhere in a forest. They eat plants, berries, sometimes small bugs, and will eat shed deer antlers for calcium.W ...

(1 pages) 631 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science

Deforestation

Deforestation is happening in this world every minute of the day. It is destroying trees and habitats ... day. It is destroying trees and habitats of the animals that live in it. The question is, what is Deforestation? Deforestation is a process of clearing of tress from a large area, mainly forest and wo ... and political forces of any given region. There are a lot of factors contributing to this deforestation, and because of this factors, the amount of forest in this world are getting lesser and ...

(3 pages) 21 0 2.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science

Admiral Shin and Hiroki Island

amed by a long red trench coat, and his red fedora hat completing his Victorian look.They enter the forest at the edge of the beach, and, as if to signal their arrival, a bell chimes throughout the fo ... it must represents civilization” the Admiral commands, and with that, the crew walks into the forest, in search for the source of the chime.An hour before dusk.In a large hut, west of the villag ...

(16 pages) 15 0 5.0 Mar/2009

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing