Deforestation is the purposeful clearing of forest land. Throughout in history and into modern times. Forest have been razed to make space for agriculture and animal grazing and to obtain wood and fuel. Manufacturing and constructions. Deforestation has greatly altered landscape around the world. About 2000 year ago 80% of East Europe
Was forested today's the figure is 34%
In North America, about half of the forest
In the eastern part of the continent.