The Rain Forest

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The Rain Forest

Giant bamboo plants can grow up to nine inches a day.

25% of the ingredients in our medicine is from rainforest plants

The Rain Forest

Rainforests used to cover 14% of the Earth’s surface but due to deforestation now only cover around 6%

There are two types of rainforest, temperate and tropical

The Amazon rainforest is the largest tropical rainforest in the world

The words 'jungle' and 'rainforest' are sometimes used to mean the same thing but there are some differences

A wide variety of animals live in rainforests. There are birds, snakes, insects, jaguars, cougars, chameleons, turtles, frogs, and many more

Most rainforests are cleared by chainsaws, bulldozers and fires for its timber value and then are followed by farming and ranching operations, even by world giants like Mitsubishi Corporation, Georgia Pacific, Texaco and Unocal

More than 2,000 different species of butterflies are found in the rainforests of South America

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There is 4 main layers of a rainforest

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Rainforests can vary in size


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