Rivers in the Sky: How Deforestation Is Affecting Global Water Cycles

https://e360.yale.edu/features/how-deforestation-affecting-global-water-cycles-climate-change

A growing body of evidence indicates that the continuing destruction of tropical forests is disrupting the movement of water in the atmosphere, causing major shifts in precipitation that could lead to drought in key agricultural areas in China, India, and the U.S. Midwest.

 

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Original Title: Rivers in the Sky: How Deforestation Is Affecting Global Water Cycles
Full Text of the Original Article: https://e360.yale.edu/features/how-deforestation-affecting-global-water-cycles-climate-change