Clearing of land is the process of removing any unnecessary things that can affect land activities. Land obstacles can include logs and weed. There are things that contribute to land clearings like the need to construct building for example schools and churches. Due to the increased population lands are being used for construction of more houses. More crop plantations are being set up to meet the high demand of foodstuffs needed to sustain the high population. There are other materials found an area that is unnecessary and cause trouble during farming.
Land clearing involves process like slashing and uprooting. Land cleaning process is carried using different methods and one can choose the most favorable one according to its efficiency. The the first method is by use of manpower where no automotive machines are used. Land clearing task is at this moment offered by humans. Since the plants do not use as much energy; hand-held tools are used to uproot them. This the method is considered efficient since it is cost friendly to the land clearing process. This method is best for areas with more vegetation and fewer activity barriers such as rocks. In small pieces of land this is the best method to use however in some instances it can be expensive if you need to hire many laborers for a big piece of land. Alternative methods that use a lesser time span can be put into use. Since mechanical clearing uses a shorter period could be considered. The machine clearing process involves the use of machines to get rid of the rocks and stumps. This method of land clearing involves hiring of experts in handling the equipment. The service providers hired to perform the task at a cost. These companies come with their machines and their skilled workers to perform the task given. This method is preferable for big pieces of land with many heavy components. It takes a less time thus big areas can be cleared in less than a day. The other alternative method it through the use of chemicals. There are certain chemicals that are produced for the purpose of land cleaning activities. It is a favorable way of land cleaning for the preparation of a plantation. There are devices that are specially made for the purpose of spraying those chemicals on the weed.
Environment should be taken care of by avoiding things such as air pollution, noise pollution, water pollution and all other ways of pollution so as to ensure conducive conditions for our survival and that of animals. In the process of land clearing there are rules set aside and should be followed. Like parts of national forests which are known to the water catchment areas. Destruction of such areas can lead to occurrence of natural calamities like famine and landslides.