Current Location:
P. Douglas Kindschi Hall of Science -> 1st Floor (KHS)
Location Notes:
KHS; 1st Fl; Rm 1101

Logging and Slash-And-Burn Agriculture Level, Borneo's Rainforest

Artwork
Identifier:
2015.19.30
Artist:
Mattias Klum
Credit:
GVSU Collection
Medium:
Photograph
Date:
2015
Dimensions:
Artworks - Height: 24 in Width: 32 in
Description:
Scorched rainforest with mountains in the background.
Historical Context:
Slash-and-burn agriculture is an agricultural process in which trees and plant-life are cleared out of forest areas to make fields for cultivation. Slash-and-burn agriculture plays a large role in problems with deforestation.