Deforestation affects wildlife by causing them to loose their habitats this means that they have to find somewhere else to live or become extinct. When they move to a new habitat it will take them a while to adapt and get used to living in that environment. Decreasing biodiversity and the animals the environment gets affected hugely. Some animals live in certain climates so it is hard for them to adjust to new homes due to deforestation.
Forest are natural habitat to many types of animals.That is why where there is deforestation,many animals are left without shelter.Through the years it is estimated that millions of planys and animals have been wiped out.