Deforestation refers to the cutting, clearing, and removal of rainforest or related ecosystems into less bio-diverse ecosystems such as pasture, cropland social studies: students understand the role of rules and laws in our daily lives and the basic structure of the us government (342): discuss the importance of public. Gcse physical geography the living world revision specification to learn the malaysia case study threats to the rainforest: deforestation is malaysia is increasing faster than in any other tropical country in the world increased by 85% in 2000-2005 malaysia case study threats to the rainforest: 1) logging- clear. In 1950's, govt encouraged people to have more children to help increase country's workforce and build a strong army as state philosophy was large population gives strong nation in 1950, people didn't have appropriate education and contraception wasn't widely available and improvements in people's. This resource gives you an example of a scheme of work for gcse geography ( 8035) throughout unit, students can rank and classify any case study or examples that occur during their course and put them on the hazard wall, depending on severity of human factors: use of fossil fuels, agriculture and deforestation. Nearly every question in paper 1 (cie igcse geography) finished with a case study question worth seven marks tropical rainforests - taman negara, malaysia: igcse and gcse weather, climate and ecosystems tropical storm ( hurricane, cyclone, typhoon) - typhoon xangsane: igcse and gcse weather, climate. Between 1990 and 2010 malaysia lost 86% of its forest cover, or around 1,920,000 hectares (4,700,000 acres) contents [hide] 1 background 2 benefits of logging 3 consequences of logging 4 conservation efforts 5 current issues 6 see also 7 references background malaysia declared its independence from.
In the workshop's second session, jamal hisham hashim, a research fellow at the united nations university international institute for global health and a professor of environmental health at the national university of malaysia, described malaysia's efforts at using palm oil to produce biodiesel fuel the example highlighted. The vast majority of the worlds palm oil comes from malaysia and indonesia where the expansion of the industry has destroyed millions of hectares of rainforest this deforestation is said to be far greated than the rate of deforestation due to logging in the amazon rainforest in the past the majority of palm oil. A whole lesson on the impacts of deforestation in malaysia - could also be easily adapted for generic deforestation lesson the lesson introduction to hot deserts - gcse - aqa 2016 - living world this is lesson 1/2 of the thar desert case study and focuses on the opportunities in a hot desert this is to.
Borneo- case study 1 location of borneo borneo is the third largest island in the world and is located north of java island, indonesia the island is divided among three countries: brunei, indonesia and malaysia approximately 73% of the island is indonesian territory borneo is home to one of the oldest. Objective: to study our uses of the rainforest and to find out a bit more about palm oil and where it is produced we have seen how the the vast majority of the worlds palm oil comes from malaysia and indonesia where the expansion of the industry has destroyed millions of hectares of rainforest this deforestation is said.
Deforestation logging cattle ranching plantations natural resources tropical rainforests section on internet geography for research use extracts from horrible gcse geography b teachers' guide 20 case study key ideas key questions key vocabulary notes and resources farming uk farming – location. Until 1950, most deforestation was done by farmers on a very small scale however, since 1950, deforestation has increased dramatically owing to the extreme debt incurred by the malagasy government, the country is exploiting its wood resources to pay off money owed to northern countries the extent of the eastern. Learn about and revise tropical rainforests, their characteristics and the threats they face, with gcse bitesize geography (aqa) tropical rainforests can be managed in the following ways to reduce deforestation: logging and replanting - selective case study of sustainable management: malaysia the malaysian.
Aqa gcse 9-1: tropical rainforest case study - knowledge organiser and revision summary sheets. A complete lesson that explores the various causes of deforestation whilst it makes some reference to the oxford textbook the information is included with the resource and so the lesson can be used as a standalone activity the information is presented as a diamond 9 activity to encourage analysis of the. The gcse geography for aqa teacher's resource is intended to help you to deliver the aqa 8035 the contemporary issues are around the core topics and also what issues are likely to support case studies which will need land on which to live and so deforestation has occurred to accommodate the extra population.