Functions of Forest Ecosystem

Functions of Forest:

1. It generates timber and other forest products like different medicines, and honey.

2. It is an important source of building material.

3. It is preventing soil erosion, particularly along the slope of a hill.

4. It is maintaining water balance and also induces rainfall.

5. It is used by local inhabitants for different purposes involving food and shelter.

6. It is a dwelling place for different birds and other wild animals.