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Who or what is affected?How will building a roadthrough the rainforestaffect the people orsystem?Is the effect positive,negative, or both? Explainwhy.People who live in therainforestRoads in rainforests promotea population increaseNegative because this alsoincreases rapid andwidespread deforestationRainforest ecosystemRoad construction canimpede streams, increaseforest flooding, and drasticallyincrease soil erosionNegative because this harmsplants and animalsPlants and animalsRoads become a danger toplants and animalsNegative because this cancause plants or animals to diefrom being hit by cars andtheir water source alsobecomes affectedEarth’s climateForest clearing for roadscause a decrease on naturalresourcesNegative because rainforestsare our main source ofhelping clearing carbondioxide from the air, they helpreduce the greenhouseeffect.Logging companiesLogging companies aredestructive towardsrainforestsNegative because they profitof deforestation which causesmore deforestation tohappen, though would beconsidered a positive forthemTouristsRoads in rainforests attractstouristsThe tourism industry can

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Ms. Jones
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Greenhouse gas

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