Clear Cutting Comic
View This Storyboard as a Slide Show!
Create your own!
Like What You See?
This storyboard was created with
This method is the most efficient for both harvesting and replanting trees and is the most financially sound.
What are pros of Clear Cutting?
The practice results in increased soil water and stream flow since when trees are removed from the area, the amount of water in that area increases.
The practice has significant and deleterious effects on the plants and wildlife in the area.
What are the cons of clear cutting?
When land is clearcut, it is lost as a sit of recreation. This is due to the need to use the land as a space for re-seeding trees and the fact that clearcut space loses much of its aesthetic appeal.
What is sustainability?
How do humans mitigate clear cutting?
By consuming less, avoiding using single-use packaging, eating sustainable food, and choosing recycled or responsibly-produced wood products, we can all be apart of the movement to protect forests!
Responsibly interacting with the planet to maintain natural resources and avoid jeopardizing the ability for future generations to meet their needs.
Many sustainable forestry practices can protect or encourage forest regeneration.
They include putting up a fence to exclude deer, controlling weeds and other plants, and removing some trees to allow more sunlight to reach down into the forest.
What are some methods of sustainable forestry?
Over 15 Million
Create My First Storyboard