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An overview of tropical rainforests for kids, based on mongabay.com’s web site for children (kids.mongabay.com), which draws more than 150,000 visitors per month. Rainforests describes tropical rainforests, why they are important, what is happening to them, and how they can be saved. Rainforests, published in September 2011, is suitable for kids ages 10 and up as well as adults. Rainforests is...
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Howler monkeys are being reintroduced to Northeast Belize after a 60+ year absence in the Shipstern / Fireburn forest region. Four monkeys were released into the Fireburn Reserve this spring, with additional ones to be populated to the Balam Na Reserve. With the help of volunteers, the monkeys are now being monitored in their new habitat. By Alex Rubin Suppose someone where to ask you to travel...
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Back in 2008, a group of RainforestMakers planted over 2,500 trees in an area that had been deforested and used for cattle pasture in Costa Rica. The project was generously sponsored by Greenberg Traurig, LLP as part of the RainforestMaker’s Lawyers Accountable To The Earth initiative. Years...
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Rainforest Agrarian International Network (RAIN) is a nonprofit that helps with tropical rainforest restoration through scientific research and education. Rainforest Agrarian International Network (R.A.I.N.) is a nonprofit organization that supports the restoration of tropical rainforests and...
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Why Save the Rainforest? The Environment It is almost impossible to talk about rainforests and the environment without mentioning the Amazon. The Amazon rainforest is frequently described as the lungs of the world because of the important function of the rainforest trees in absorbing carbon...
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Approximately half of the world's animal species live in rainforests. Another estimate is that. And tundra. Thank you for visiting and we hope you enjoy our reference to rainforest animals. Opinions differ on exactly how much rainforest is disappearing due to slash and burn farming. The Tropic of Cancer and the Tropic of Capricorn. Central and South America, Africa, India,. Rainforest....
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Through credible and accurate coverage of conservation and environmental issues, Mongabay inspires, educates, and informs the public, while enabling leaders to more effectively protect our planet's wildlife and ecosystems. Mongabay seeks to raise interest in and appreciation of nature and wildlife, while examining the impact of emerging trends in climate, technology, economics, and finance on...
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While KSTR continues to coordinate these exciting projects plus furthering our ongoing relationships with schools around the world and taking part in international research projects, we need financial help to support the Rescue Center and Sanctuary. Please visit our Donation and Adoption page to see how to help in the way that inspires you the most! Donations to our 501(3)C US non-profit...
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De fleste turister som reiser til Malaga, gjør det med fly og lander følgelig på flyplassen som ligger like utenfor Malaga sentrum. Skal du ha leiebil i Malaga så er det enklest å bestille dette på forhånd, slik at den er klar når dere lander på flyplassen. På denne måten slipper du alternativ transport inn til sentrum og til hotellet du/dere skal oppholde dere på. Kjente kjeder som Avis,...
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The Rainforest Maths activities are available as part of a Mathletics subscription. Using Rainforest Maths is an excellent way to begin integrating ICT into your Maths curriculum. To explore all the possibilities, organise a FREE trial of Mathletics in your school by contacting customerservice@mathletics.com.au.
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Save The Rainforest - Help stop rainforest destruction. Learn ways you can help save tropical rainforests. Did you find this site a good resource.If so we would greatly appreciate it if you could send us a link from your homepage or website. We often get asked if there is anything you can do to help save the rainforest. Adding a link to us would help spread the word about how to Save The...
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Take action for the rainforest: sign our petitions and explore our current background information. Your signature can have a real impact! Life on Earth originated around 4 billion years ago. While it initially existed only in the oceans, it later spread to the land and atmosphere. Since then, an unfathomable number of species have evolved, around half of which are insects. Numerous plant and...
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National Geographic quote: Puerto Rico, a semi-autonomous, internally self-governing U.S. territory, is an extraordinary island—an area smaller than Connecticut, mostly mountainous, with some 300 miles of coastline scalloped by soft sand beaches and lagoons easing into warm tropical water. Inland, rolling coastal plains rise abruptly into the Cordillera Central, a densely forested mountain...
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Reefs & Rainforests brings to all Central Florida area 20 years in experience designing custom ponds, given maintenance to fresh & salt water aquariums, offering you livestock such as reefs, corals, fish and also tanks design, set up and maintenance. We pride ourselves in the satisfaction that our service maximizes the absolute enjoyment of your aquatic and/or semi-aquatic system. Provision of...
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They are a source of new varieties of food crops, giving genetic variability to our crops, which is needed to fight crop diseases and withstand inclement weather. Their rivers are a major source of fish for food. Rainforests remove carbon dioxide, the major greenhouse gas causing global warming, from the atmosphere, because their trees carry out photosynthesis, which uses sunlight to convert...
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Articles and photos about the animals and plants of the rainforest. Tropical rainforests are areas of dense vegetation and trees. When you think of the "jungle" you are really thinking of the tropical rainforest. Because tropical rainforests are located close to the Earth's equator they are warm and humid places. The rainforest plants and trees also contribute to the amount of humidity because...
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Your source of quality information about rainforest animals, tropical rainforests as well as other environmental issues and practical environmental solutions. At hand whenever you need it. Another area that we cover is conservation, so you will find a lot of material on this subject here too. You will find information about the most exciting animals that can hopefully spark your imagination,...
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Rainforest Concern is a Registered Charity in the UK, established to protect threatened natural habitats and the biodiversity they contain, together with the indigenous people who still depend on them for survival. The world's tropical rainforests are the richest and most diverse habitats on earth. They represent a vast reservoir of knowledge and contain a wealth of ecosystems and wildlife,...
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Raintree's extensive website on the Amazon Rainforest features 100's of pages and pictures and facts on rainforest plants, preservation and destruction. Long regarded as hocus-pocus by science, indigenous people's empirical plant knowledge is now thought by many to be the Amazon's new gold. This untold wealth of the indigenous plants are the true wealth of the rainforest - not the trees. Rich...
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Welcome to Rainforest Treks. This site briefly documents my greatest personal passion... exploring (first-hand) some of the last great "wet" places on earth. Unsatisfied with guidebooks or second-hand stories, I experience such places with my own legs & senses, often with no trails to guide the way. Speed is not my aim. I choose to take my time, probing deeply into Service Falls. The past year...
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