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MAJOR WORLD BIOMES

 
Rainforest
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About Rainforests

 
* Rainforests hold the greatest biodiversity of any biome.
* Rainforests are important producers of oxygen.
* Rainforests receive between 160 and 400 inches of rain per year and stay between 69 and 90 degress Fahrenheit.
* Important products such as medicine, coffee, flavorings, fruit, lumber, rubber, nuts, and teas come from the rainforests
* Jaguars, sloths, monkeys, toucans, and parrots are among animals found in rainforests. Tigers can be found in Asian rainforests
* Rainforests cover six percent of the Earth’s surface but 50 percent of the Earth’s species
* Rainforests are being cut down at an alarming rate.
 

Amazon Rainforest

 

The MrNussbaum.com Amazon section includes interactive learning modules, plant and animal profiles, interactive activities and games, videos, scavenger hunts, and much more.

Click HERE to visit the mrnussbaum.com Amazon section

 

Where are the World’s Rainforests?

 
Major rainforests of the World
 

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