Kids for Rainforest

Rainforest is defined as a humid forest.  It has awesome colorful trees, plants and animals.  It can very hot and humid in the rainforests.  The temperate here can be 80 degrees Fahrenheit with very high humidity. The humidity and rainfall creates an environment for lots of beautiful trees, plants, animals and birds.  Some pictures here capture the beauty of the amazon forest.

Rainforests of the World

  • 17 rainforests in Hawaii and Asia
  • 3 in South America
  • 27 in Indonesia
  • 1 in Latin America
  • 1 in Africa

Different layers of the rainforests

  • The forest floor is where the leaf cutter ants roam about. It is the lowest part of the rainforest.
  • The understory is where monkeys swing. It is the middle of the rainforest.
  • The canopy is where birds fly freely. It is the very top of the rainforest.