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Three trillion trees live on Earth - and we need every one of them

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Three trillion trees live on Earth - and we need every one of them, September 3, 2015, By James Dyke, The Ecologist, Isn'- three trillion trees enough to keep our planet healthy? It sounds lik READ MORE
http://www.theecologist.org/News/news_analysis/2985217/three_trillion_...

The World's Rainforests in Pictures

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The World's Rainforests in Pictures, By Simone Preuss, Scribol.com, Combination of photos and text. READ MORE
http://scribol.com/environment/the-worlds-rainforests-in-pictures

Deforestation: Facts, Causes & Effects

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Deforestation: Facts, Causes & Effects, March 4, 2015, By Alina Bradford, Live Science Contributor, "Deforestation, the permanent destruction of forests in order to make the land available for ot READ MORE
http://www.livescience.com/27692-deforestation.html

Celebrate Earth Day 2015 With 10 Gorgeous Photos From Rain Forests Around The Wo...

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Celebrate Earth Day 2015 With 10 Gorgeous Photos From Rain Forests Around The World, April 22, 2015, By Eline Gordts, The Huffington Post, View large photographs from Costa Rica, India, Peru, Br READ MORE
http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2015/04/22/earth-day-2015-rain-forests-p...

48 hours that changed the future of rainforests

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48 hours that changed the future of rainforests, April 2, 2015, By Nathanael Johnson, Grist.com, Find out how important palm oil is to the rainforests' future. READ MORE
http://grist.org/food/48-hours-that-changed-the-future-of-rainforests/

Rainforest plays critical role in hydropower generation

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Rainforest plays critical role in hydropower generation, May 14, 2013, By Matt McGrath, Environment correspondent, BBC News, "New research suggests that cutting down trees in the rainforest cou READ MORE
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-22513233

Environmental Research - Sustainability in the rainforest

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Environmental Research - Sustainability in the rainforest, August 8, 2013, By Thomas Weidenbach, Frank Nischk, Deutsche Welle, "Can ecologically sound forestry be carried out in the tropics? Sc READ MORE
http://www.dw.de/environmental-research-sustainability-in-the-rainfore...

Can Dunkin' Donuts Really Turn Its Palm Oil Green?

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Can Dunkin' Donuts Really Turn Its Palm Oil Green? March 12, 2013, by Ilya Marritz, NewNebraska.org "Dunkin' Donuts is changing its recipes - though you may not notice much difference the next t READ MORE
http://www.netnebraska.org/node/845340

Tropical Rainforest - from IMAX

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Tropical Rainforest - from IMAX August 7, 2013, Living Green Magazine, "Tropical Rainforest takes you on a 400 million year journey to illustrate the diversity and beauty of life in the forests." READ MORE
http://livinggreenmag.com/2013/08/07/video/tropical-rainforest-from-im...

Why manure matters: Amazon rainforest growth has slowed because the soil is less...

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Why manure matters: Amazon rainforest growth has slowed because the soil is less fertile after the extinction of the giant sloth 10,000 years ago, By Sarah Griffiths, August 12, 2013, Daily Mail, READ MORE
http://www.dailymail.co.uk/sciencetech/article-2389607/Why-manure-matt...

Rainforest picnic: how to stop eating the Amazon this summer

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Rainforest picnic: how to stop eating the Amazon this summer, By Andrew Mitchell, Last updated on 15 August 2013, RTCC.org, "Andrew Mitchell from the Global Canopy Programme explains how everyth READ MORE
http://www.rtcc.org/2013/08/14/rainforest-picnic-how-to-stop-eating-th...

Digital Defenders: Tribal People Use GPS to Protect Their Lands

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Digital Defenders: Tribal People Use GPS to Protect Their Lands March 15, 2012 Report By Fred Pearce, Environment 260, Yale School of Forestry & Environmental Studies "From the rainforests of READ MORE
http://e360.yale.edu/feature/from_africa_to_australia_tribal_peoples_u...

The World's Rainforests in Pictures

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The World's Rainforests in Pictures, Written by Simone Preuss, Scribol staff, "Other than beauty, rainforests are invariably associated with logging, poaching and shrinking habitat in general." READ MORE
http://scribol.com/environment/the-worlds-rainforests-in-pictures

17 Tips to Survive the Jungle Labyrinth

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17 Tips to Survive the Jungle Labyrinth, Written by mentol, Scribol staff, "How to survive when lost in the jungle and what you should fear." Visit the website for photos and brief description READ MORE
http://scribol.com/environment/17-tips-to-survive-the-jungle-labyrinth

What We Can Learn From Lost Cities in the Rainforest

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What We Can Learn From Lost Cities in the Rainforest, Written by Vlad Jecan, Scribol staff, "Rainforests have some of the most complex and interesting ecosystems on the planet. Situated between t READ MORE
http://scribol.com/environment/what-we-can-learn-from-lost-cities-in-t...

Why are rainforests crucial to the global ecosystem?

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Why are rainforests crucial to the global ecosystem? Curiosity, Discover.com Answered by Planet Green and Diana Bocco "Rainforests are considered the cradle of all life on Earth." Visit the READ MORE
http://curiosity.discovery.com/question/why-rainforests-crucial-global...

What is a rainforest?

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What is a rainforest? Curiosity, Discovery.com Answered by Planet Green Visit the website for an explanation and brief video. READ MORE
http://curiosity.discovery.com/question/what-is-a-rainforest

A Revolutionary Technology is Unlocking Secrets of the Forest

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A Revolutionary Technology is Unlocking Secrets of the Forest October 3, 2011 Report By Rhett Butler Environment 360, Yale School of Forestry & Environmental Studies "A new imaging system that READ MORE
http://e360.yale.edu/feature/carnegie_airborne_observatory_technology_...

Picture of the day: Meandering river in the Amazon

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Picture of the day: Meandering river in the Amazon, mongabay.com, September 18, 2011, "Rivers in lowland Amazonia tend to meander due to the flatness of the basin." Visit the website to learn READ MORE
http://news.mongabay.com/2011/0918-meandering_river-pod.html

Online Rain Forest Tour

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Online Rain Forest Tour Tropical Rain Forest Information Center Michigan State University "You can choose between two online tours of the rain forest, filled with beautiful pictures and interesti READ MORE
http://www.trfic.msu.edu/rfrc/tour/index.html

O. Orkin Insect Zoo: Habitats. . .Rain Forest

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O. Orkin Insect Zoo: Habitats. . .Rain Forest Easy-to-understand info and photos. READ MORE
http://insectzoo.msstate.edu/OrkinZoo/rainForest.html

Saving Rainforests: Low-Hanging Fruit

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Saving Rainforests: Low-Hanging Fruit by Geoffrey Heal | 12.16.2009 Blogs from Earth Institute It appears that forests are worth more if they are dead rather than alive. Developing countries can READ MORE
http://blogs.ei.columbia.edu/2009/12/16/saving-forests-the-low-hanging...

What is the Difference Between the Jungle and the Rainforest?

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What is the Difference Between the Jungle and the Rainforest?, Written by Tricia Ellis-Christensen, Last Modified: 27 May 2010, Wisegeek.com, Are they one and the same? Read the article and find READ MORE
http://www.wisegeek.com/what-is-the-difference-between-the-jungle-and-...

Rainforest Ecosystem

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Rainforest Ecosystem Rainforest-Facts.com Rainforests are the most complex and species-rich ecosystem on the Earth. But what is rainforest ecosystem? Visit the web page for photos and to READ MORE
http://www.rainforest-facts.com/rainforest-ecosystem.html

Jungle

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Jungle Wikipedia.org Jungle (Sanskrit: refers to the most dense, more or less impenetrable regions within a tropical rainforest with an abundance of animal and plant life. Visit the web site READ MORE
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jungle

Welcome to First Grade Rain Forest Web Site

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Welcome to First Grade Rain Forest Web Site By Ms. LaRoche's students Explore this web site by clicking on an animal in the drawing; a new window will pop up with a fact sheet on that animal cre READ MORE
http://www.belmont.k12.ma.us/class_pages/laroche/rainforest/

The Rainforest

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The Rainforest Mrs. VanBuskirk's First Grade Class School District of Manatee County Florida The class covers several topics on this web site - what a rainforest is, its layers, animals, plants READ MORE
http://www.manatee.k12.fl.us/sites/elementary/samoset/rfindex.htm

Rain Forest Trams - Aerial Tours in Costa Rica, Jamaica, St. Lucia

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Rain Forest Trams - Aerial Tours in Costa Rica, Jamaica, St. Lucia This is a commercial web site but you can go along with the tour group as they visit the rainforest by trams, the sustainable way READ MORE
http://www.rainforestrams.com/

Rainforests: A Virtual Tour

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Rainforests: A Virtual Tour Tropical Rainforest Information Center Michigan State University This slide show is designed as an introduction to tropical rain forests and some of their most inter READ MORE
http://www.trfic.msu.edu/rfrc/tour/rainforest.html

A walk in the rainforest

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A walk in the rainforest School of Marine and Tropical Biology James Cook University, Australia Slide show of 20 photographs. READ MORE
http://www.jcu.edu.au/school/tbiol/zoology/sundry/walk1.htm

Welcome to the Rainforest

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Welcome to the Rainforest By Evan Eckstein University of Vermont Inquiry Book This is a webquest for sixth graders that you can view and learn about specie in the rainforest. READ MORE
http://www.uvm.edu/~inquiryb/webquest/sp09/eeckstei/

The Rainforest: People, Animals, and Facts

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The Rainforest: People, Animals, and Facts ChristianAnswers.net Learn about the rainforest by meeting some native peoples, seeing where and how they live, and more! A cross-cultural photo-rich j READ MORE
http://www.christiananswers.net/kids/rainforest/home.html

Surviving in the Rain Forest of Guyana -- Conde Nast Traveler Video

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Surviving in the Rain Forest of Guyana -- Conde Nast Traveler By Bob Payne YouTube.com February 16, 2010 - Conde Nast Traveler reporter Bob Payne sets out to learn firsthand about rain forest su READ MORE
http://www.youtube.com/watch...

Tropical Rainforest Locations

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Tropical Rainforest Locations Rainforest-Path.com Lists the countries in Africa, Asia, and South America that have tropical rainforests. READ MORE
http://www.rainforest-path.com/tropical-rainforest-locations.html

How Rainforests Work | Climate Change & Tropical Rainforests

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How Rainforests Work | Climate Change & Tropical Rainforests Paradise Earth Learn about the different aspects of rainforests. Select a topic from the menu for text and videos. READ MORE
http://www.paradiseearth.com/work.html

Rainforest Facts

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Rainforest Facts Rainforest Concern Org. Pictures and info on types of forests, their importance, why they are being destroyed and more. READ MORE
http://www.rainforestconcern.org/rainforest_facts/

Exploring the Rainforest

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Exploring the Rainforest Tooter4kids.com Great site!! Lots of topics to check out. Start with the Introduction and then hit the "Next" button to move to the next page. READ MORE
http://www.tooter4kids.com/Rainforest/index.htm

Rainforest WebQuest

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Rainforest WebQuest Misterteacher.com This WebQuest is not really a WebQuest, but more of a quiz. Well, maybe it is a WebQuest. After all, you do have to go to Web sites on the Internet to find READ MORE
http://www.misterteacher.com/rainforestwebquest.html

Hope For The Rainforests

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Hope For The Rainforests Liza's Reef A resource portal with links to relevant web sites. READ MORE
http://www.lizasreef.com/HOPE%20FOR%20THE%20RAIN%20FORESTS/hope_for_th...

Tropical Rainforest Regions

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Tropical Rainforest Regions By Steve Nix About.com Guide Tropical rainforests mainly occur inside the World's equatorial regions. Visit the web site to learn more. READ MORE
http://forestry.about.com/cs/rainforest/p/rforest_realms.htm

Rainforest Geography - Room 42

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Rainforest Geography - Room 42 WikiSpaces.com Pictures, illustration, and discussion of the rainforest landscape and geography. READ MORE
https://room42.wikispaces.com/Rainforest+Geography

Tropical Rainforest Quiz

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Tropical Rainforest Quiz Quizmoz.com Welcome to the QuizMoz Tropical Rainforest Quiz. QuizMoz offers one of the Internet's largest collection of quizzes for you to tease your brain and pit your READ MORE
http://www.quizmoz.com/quizzes/Miscellaneous-Quizzes/t/Tropical-Rainfo...

The Tropical Rainforest - Questions and Answers

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The Tropical Rainforest - Questions and Answers By Steve Nix About.com Tropical rainforests mainly occur inside the World's equatorial regions. Tropical rainforests are restricted to the small READ MORE
http://forestry.about.com/cs/rainforest/p/rainforest_fact.htm

Rainforests - An Overview of the World's Rainforests

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Rainforests - An Overview of the World's Rainforests January 10, 2009 From Amanda Briney, Contributing Writer About.com Rainforests: Areas of Extreme Precipitation and Biodiversity A rainfore READ MORE
http://geography.about.com/od/climate/a/rainforests.htm

Photo Essay of Rain Forest Ecology

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Photo Essay of Rain Forest Ecology, By Joseph E. Armstrong, School of Biological Sciences, Illinois State University, Many great photos of plants and animals illustrating rainforest ecology. Im READ MORE
http://bio.illinoisstate.edu/jearmst/leftoverimages/crtrip/photoessay....

Tropical Rain Forests - Why We All Have A Big Stake In Them

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Tropical Rain Forests - Why We All Have A Big Stake In Them, By Irina Ignatova, "What is the real value of tropical rain forests? Read an in-depth analysis of the current status of tropical rain f READ MORE
http://www.tropical-rainforest-animals.com/Tropical-Rain-Forests.htm

VirtualRainForest - an online tour

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VirtualRainForest - an online tour, Dr. Gerald Urquhart, Michigan State University, There's a large photo of rainforest trees here. Move your mouse over them to find out the different specie that READ MORE
https://www.msu.edu/user/urquhart/rainforest/

The Rainforest Ecosystem

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The Rainforest Ecosystem, Controllingpollution.com, "The rainforest ecosystem includes the life cycle of larger animals too. Their living, reproducing, hunting and dying all effect the achievable READ MORE
http://www.controllingpollution.com/ecosystem/rainforest-ecosystem/

Chunky Monkey's Rain-forest friends

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Chunky Monkey's Rain-forest friends, Chunkymonkey.com, Visit the web site for stories, drawing lessons, and coloring sheets. READ MORE
http://www.chunkymonkey.com/rainforest/rainforest.htm

Where are Rainforests?

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Where are Rainforests? EnchantedLearning.com Where are tropical rainforests? Tropical rainforests are located in a band around the equator (Zero degrees latitude), mostly in the area between the READ MORE
http://www.zoomdinosaurs.com/subjects/rainforest/Where.shtml

YouTube - Rainforest Biome

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Rainforest Biome By Ryan & Baylee YouTube Visit the web site for video. READ MORE
http://www.youtube.com/watch...

Tropical Rain Forests, Lungs of the Earth

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Tropical Rain Forests, Lungs of the Earth, Tropical-rainforest-animals.com, "What is the real value of tropical rain forests? Read an in-depth analysis of the current status of tropical rain fores READ MORE
http://www.tropical-rainforest-animals.com/Tropical-Rain-Forests.html

SchoolTube - Rainforest ABC's

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SchoolTube - Rainforest ABC's Carlisle Elementary School 01-15-2009 We created a PhotoStory based on The Great Kapok Tree and our rainforest unit. READ MORE
http://www.schooltube.com/video/cfdac0ce957f459580ab/Rainforest%20ABCs

Tropical Rainforest Biome

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Tropical Rainforest Biome Thurston High School Students Tropical rainforests cover about 6% of the Earth's total land surface. They are mainly located around the belt at the equator. The climate READ MORE
http://ths.sps.lane.edu/biomes/rain3/rain3.html

BBC - GCSE Bitesize - Tropical Rainforest

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BBC - GCSE Bitesize - Tropical Rainforest, British Broadcasting Corporation, "GCSE Bitesize revision guide about the vegetation levels, characteristics and climate of tropical rainforests" Visi READ MORE
http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/gcsebitesize/geography/ecosystems/tropica...

Brookfield Zoo: In Search of Ways in the Knowing Trail

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Brookfield Zoo: In Search of Ways in the Knowing Trail An interactive rainforest venture. READ MORE
http://www.czs.org/WOK/index_f4.html

Children's Tropical Forests (U.K.) Fact Sheets

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Children's Tropical Forests (U.K.) Fact Sheets Online fact sheets; click on the ones you want to read. READ MORE
http://ds.dial.pipex.com/ctf/facts/facts.htm

Earth Floor: Biomes: Tropical Rainforest

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Earth Floor: Biomes: Tropical Rainforest, NASA-supported Classroom of the Future, Wheeling Jesuit University, Read about the tropical rainforest; use the menu on the right side to learn more. READ MORE
http://www.cotf.edu/ete/modules/msese/earthsysflr/rforest.html

Photo tour of the rainforest

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Photo tour of the rainforest, By Rhett A. Butler, Mongabay.com, A 52-picture slideshow that provides an overview of the rainforest. READ MORE
http://kids.mongabay.com/tour/

Rainforests

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Rainforests, Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute, Smithsonian Institution, Click on a topic that's listed to learn how rainforests work. READ MORE
http://www.stri.si.edu/sites/rainforest/

Internet Geography - Rainforests

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Rainforests, Internet Geography, Activities and text on rainforests. READ MORE
http://www.geography.learnontheinternet.co.uk/topics/rainforest.html

Rainforests - Video clips and movies of the Rainforest

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Rainforests - Video clips and movies of the Rainforest Nature.org Videos on Brazil, Costa Rica, Brazil, and Indonesia rainforests. READ MORE
http://www.nature.org/rainforests/explore/video.html

Welcome to the Rainforest

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Welcome to the Rainforest, Cyberparent.com, "Rainforests are very thick, wet, warm forests. We often call them jungles." Visit the website to learn about their animals, plants, and people that READ MORE
http://www.cyberparent.com/rainforest/index.html

Learning Site: Kids

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Learning Site: Kids RainforestAlliance.org Kids No matter how old you are, you can help protect rainforests. Check out our coloring book, online rainforest stories, animal facts and more. READ MORE
http://www.rainforest-alliance.org/education.cfm...

Rainforest Biomes

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Rainforest Biomes Elisabeth Benders-Hyde West Tisbury School Up-Island Regional School District The tropical rain forest is a forest of tall trees in a region of year-round warmth. An average READ MORE
http://www.blueplanetbiomes.org/rainforest.htm

Passport to the Rainforest

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Passport to the Rainforest Follow in Darwin’s footsteps, courtesy of PASSPORT TO KNOWLEDGE, to the heart of our planet's largest rainforest, guided by some of the world's leading biologists. Expl READ MORE
http://passporttoknowledge.com/rainforest/main.html

Dr. Blythe's RainforestEducation Web Site

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RainforestEducation Web Site, Dr. Steve Blythe, "A large colorful website about the rainforest." READ MORE
http://www.rainforesteducation.com/

Movies on the Rainforest

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Movies on the Rainforest California Institute of Technology Visit the web site for movie. (Quicktime format) READ MORE
http://www.srl.caltech.edu/personnel/krubal/rainforest/Edit560s6/www/m...

MBG: Madagascar Biodiversity and Conservation - Rainforest

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MBG: Madagascar Biodiversity and Conservation - Rainforest Missouri Botanical Garden About This web site is based on photographs and experiences from travels in five areas of rainforest, two area READ MORE
http://www.mobot.org/mobot/madagascar/rainforest.asp...

Where are the Rainforests?

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Where are the Rainforests? Los Angeles United School District The objective of this lesson is to learn all about Rainforests. You will learn what a Rainforest is, the four layers of a Rainforest, READ MORE
http://www.srl.caltech.edu/personnel/krubal/rainforest/Edit560s6/www/w...

How Rainforests Work

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How Rainforests Work by Tom Harris HowStuffWorks.com Tropical rainforests are the most diverse ecosystem on Earth, and also the oldest. Today, tropical rainforests cover only 6 percent of the Ear READ MORE
http://science.howstuffworks.com/conservation-issues/rainforest.htm

Tropical Rainforest Information for Kids

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Tropical Rainforest Information for Kids Rhett Butler Kidsmongabay.com WHAT ARE RAINFORESTS? Tropical rainforests are forests with tall trees, warm climate, and lots of rain. In some rainforests READ MORE
http://kids.mongabay.com/elementary/

What's It Like Where You Live? Rainforests

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What's It Like Where You Live? Missouri Botanical Gardens Did you know there are two types of Rainforest -- the temperate and the tropical? Tropical rainforests are found close to the equator. Te READ MORE
http://www.mbgnet.net/sets/rforest/index.htm

Learning About Rainforests

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Learning About Rainforests MT & PK Productions Space Radiation Lab at California Institute of Technology The objective of this lesson is to learn all about Rainforests. You will learn what a Rai READ MORE
http://www.srl.caltech.edu/personnel/krubal/rainforest/serve_home.html
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