Geography (Ms. Sue)

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1). What are some of the important resources of the rain forest?

A: Some of the significant resources of the rain forest include timber and various types of plants which can be used to concoct medicine.

2). What are some of the costs of the destruction of the rain forest?

A: Some of the costs of the destruction of the rain forest include global warming and endangered plant and animal species.

3). What are some factors that might slow destruction of the rain forest?

A: Some factors which might slow the destruction of the rain forest include debt-for-nature swaps, protests, and the restriction of economic development until a country can find the correct balance between economic growth and the preservation of the rain forests.

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