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Best Deforestation Poems

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Deforestation
Deforestation;
blades cut a swathe through foliage:
beauty has its price....

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Categories: deforestation, beauty, earth, environment, humor,
Form: Haiku



DEFORESTATION
Axes on the shoulders
The bare earth has no say
To the loaded tracks...

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Categories: deforestation, nature,
Form: Haiku
DEFORESTATION
The deforestation of my mind
Where the trees of abundance
Hold my memories in their sacred branches
And the happiness that drips like dew
From the salaciously orgasmic leaves...

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Categories: deforestation, allegory, angst,
Form: Free verse
Topical Tree Poetry - DEFORESTATION
DEFORESTATION
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Topical Tree Poetry
~~~~~~~~~~~~~

Deforestation rife!
From copse to woodlands
And trees on their own suffer the knife!
Deforestation rife!
Rainforest to jungles,
Arboretums to parklands suffering strife
Deforestation rife!
There is suffering unseen.
To...

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Categories: deforestation, nature, pollution,
Form: I do not know?
Premium Member Deforestation - 10 Words
Deforestation


I stood, AMBIVALENT to full and LUSCIOUS scenes

in this ARCANE, new woodland, BITTERSWEET with views;

FLAMBOYANT yet QUIESCENT, TACTILE thoughts came forth

of similar QUINTESSENCE brutally destroyed

by...

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Categories: deforestation, conflict, nature, tree,
Form: Blank verse



Premium Member WHAT HAVE YOU DONE
What have you done!

Dear humans,
Do you read me?
I live in space
I’m all over
The place
Merely a being,
Sent by god.
I circle the world
Live among debris
You leave behind.
You...

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Categories: deforestation, weather,
Form: Prose
Premium Member IF WE WORK TOGETHER WE CAN MAKE A DIFFERENCE
International Earth day prompts us not to forget
that the world we inhabit is under great threat
Blue oceans are being choked by plastic pollution
reduce, reuse and...

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Categories: deforestation, abuse, earth day, nature,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member The ignorance of man - hiku


ice caps melting
sea levels rising ~
global warning

plastic pollution
killing marine life ~
sea sobs salty tears

deforestation
wildlife now homeless ~
mankind to blame

Hiku (Disciplined Brevity) Poetry Contest

Sponsored by William...

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Categories: deforestation, earth, environment,
Form: Haiku
Alliteration For The Planet

Wonderful wonders woven within wild. 
Titillates theatrical tender thoughts
Consistently creation, contrives conservation concerns. 
Ecology evolves equations, entitling entities essence.
Empowering equality, enlarges existence.
Life lovingly leases Longevity.
Biodiversity...

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© Sam Raj  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: deforestation, environment, nature,
Form: Alliteration
The World Today
Why can`t it be like long long ago?
If we try we could save a bough.
An inspiration is all we need,
To do a good deed.

Why can`t...

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Categories: deforestation, inspiration,
Form: Verse
Premium Member EASTER ISLAND VACATION
My dream holiday on an Island so far away
I’ve wanted to go there for many a day

‘Kon-Tiki’ film by Thor Heyerdahl  caught my eye
Now...

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Categories: deforestation, holiday, journey, travel,
Form: Couplet
Premium Member RISE AND FALL OF FORESTS
RISE AND FALL OF FORESTS

Deforestation and mechanization,
Have vanquished,
Tribes and animals,
Have been banished.
United the world must stand,
Against those,
Who grab green land.
Corporations brazenly,
Partake in this nab,
Their only...

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Categories: deforestation, green,
Form: Rhyme
la la di dah dah la
Earth dwelling mongeese are neither toys nor coins and pedalling backwards then forward is not considered the primary way of jet propulsion off a very...

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Categories: deforestation, allusion, baptism,
Form: I do not know?
Premium Member Lindenwood Was Battered By Isaias
Yesterday tropical storm Isaias battered Lindenwood,
I saw people walk past those trees bent by a vicious wind;  
they lost their umbrellas and their baseball...

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Categories: deforestation, bird, nature, scary, storm,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member THOUGHT OF THE DAY

Welcome to Planet Earth, 
Our very own looney bin,
Where no human 
Is without sin.
Surely it is not only us out there,
Perhaps more advanced beings,
Or, perhaps...

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Categories: deforestation, god,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Ode to a Tree - Synopsis - Epic
I.

Espy, distinguish divinely made lively, lovely Trees
He or she, inhales carbon dioxide, then breathes
out for us humans, life given clean oxygen
Stout roots run deep, holding...

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Categories: deforestation, adventure, beauty, earth, earth
Form: Ode
Premium Member A Call to Action
There may be troubled times ahead
if things do not change.
In as little as 30 years monsoons could stop
this is due to deforestation.
To avoid this happening...

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Categories: deforestation, earth, water,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member Wishing for 1984
Wishing for 1984

'War is Peace Freedom
is Slavery Ignorance 
is Strength Big Brother…'

is waiting for Godot who came quickly and travelled from Pyongyang to glorious
theoretical impossibility,...

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Categories: deforestation, dedication,
Form: Haibun
Second Eden
I bow my head Your Majesty, Thou reign on heaven and earth
I wonder whence I look around to see Thy marvelous craftsmanship.
I exalt Thee considering...

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Categories: deforestation, environment, universe,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member WHEN NATURE DIES
Pioneers had to cut down thousands of trees
to build their shacks and to stay warm
in harsh winters; we cut them down
for huge profits...not caring about...

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Categories: deforestation, abuse, december, earth day,
Form: Free verse
Our Rainforests
https://youtu.be/Otq_Z1-99rE
 
https://m.soundcloud.com/user-921599710/our-rainforests

Deep into the rainforest, a struggle to survive
From insects to leaved trees, wanting all to thrive
The habitat of animals, species all around
Living things a-plenty,...

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Categories: deforestation, children, environment,
Form: Free verse
AFRICA
         AFRICA
All eyes look at her,
All spears, arrows pointed at her,
All fingers point at her,
All what shows...

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Categories: deforestation, character, community, computer, culture,
Form: Alliteration
A message from helpless animals
Yes, we are just five senses creature by birth,
But realize that we are here to lead a life on the earth,
Just like any other living...

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Categories: deforestation, abuse, animal, care, violence,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Factual truth
We all know as humans chopping down forests through greed filled hands destroying the filtering system that which brings wildlife a safe haven 
to breathe...

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Categories: deforestation, abuse, corruption, creation, earth,
Form: Terza Rima
Bush Ballad Meter - MOTHER NATURE
MOTHER NATURE
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Mother nature, dying!
I wish I was lying!
Pollution is killing, believe!
Both flora and fauna!
Sad, both will be gonna!
Unless we help nature succeed.

Recycle, yes, helpful.
Nature would...

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Categories: deforestation, nature, pollution,
Form: I do not know?