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The World's Forest 2

Vol. 15 No. 2 FS-981 (Eng) (Span)

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In this edition of Natural Inquirer, you will learn about the world's forests. Every 5 years the Food and Agriculture Organization, or FAO, publishes a report about the world's forests. The journal was written from the Global Forest Resources Assessment. It contains information about forests in 233 countries and territories. All together, these forests are the world's forests. No matter where these forests are located, they provide benefits for people and wildlife across the entire planet.

Additional Resources for this Issue:

  • Special Charts and Graphs Lesson Plan

    You can use this lesson to have students explore the following:
             Why one should always read the text along with a graph or table if possible
             Why captions should accurately describe the chart or table
             Why one should not always believe what one reads or observes without critical questioning and thinking

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