Deforestation is occurring at a rapid pace in developing countries that desperately need to conserve their forest resources. These resources comprise a major source of fuel, help protect the land from excessive soil and wind erosion, protect watersheds, and cut down on excessive nutrient losses from negligent agricultural practices.
"Reforestation Programs in Developing Countries,"
Ames Forester: Vol. 69
, Article 10.
Available at: https://lib.dr.iastate.edu/amesforester/vol69/iss1/10