Weekly Photo Challenge–Change

We don’t always have the foresight to comprehend the repercussions of our actions. In our city, real estate can be quite valuable, and clearing the land for development is the order of the day. I can show you the change of environment that takes place with the removal of just one tree.
Clicking on a picture below will start the slide show, with captions
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Now it’s easier to imagine the far-reaching effect of the loss of acres of woods, or rain forests. If the threat of global warming is real, could the decrease in numbers of these towering giants who cast the shade, purify the air, and soften the breezes be part of the cause ? 

Linking to Weekly Photo Challenge.