They considered this harmful because trees were burnt and cut making it unable to grow revenue crops.they also believed that this method would affect their valuable timber if the fire spreads across the forest. they wanted plantations. they wanted trees for building railway sleepers and English royal navy ships.

trees were cut and burnt
ash was spread over that land
it rained and different variety of trees grew

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The main form of agriculture was through the slash and burn technique .1 The nomads would burn trees to lay manure to the soil and move to the next patch of trees when they were done . This would remove forested areas with trees like sandle wood that were important to the Europeans .
2 the Europeans could not impose tax and collect it at regular intervals because they kept moving
3 the Europeans wanted to rule a settled group of people as it would be easier to govern them