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The Negative Impact of Deforestation Loss of natural habitats. Scientists say that we're currently living in the Earth's 6th mass extinction, and human activity is the primary driver. Deforestation contributes to climate change. Deforestation, both causes, and hampers our ability to deal with climate change. ... Loss of natural cover. ... Flooding, erosion, and droughts. ... More items...What are the harmful effect deforestation to people?
With large scale deforestation soil erosion and landslides have become a normal phenomenon. During heavy rains and typhoons soil is washed away to lower regions. This increases the risk for landslides which can cause seriously threaten the safety of the people and damage their properties.