Addy Blanton


Tropical Rain forests are located near the equator

  • Latin America
  • Brazil
  • Southeast Asia
  • Pacific Islands
  • West Africa
  • Peru

Temperate Rain forests are found along the coasts, the largest Temperate Forest is along the Pacific coasts of North America.

  • Oregon
  • Alaska
  • Southeast Coast of Chile
  • United Kingdom
  • Norway
  • Japan
  • New Zealand
  • Southern Australia


Plant species:

  • Bengal Bamboo
  • Bougainvilla
  • Curare
  • Coconut tree
  • Durian
  • Jambu
  • Kapok Tree
  • Mangrove Forests
  • Strangler Figs
  • Tualang

Animal species:

  • African Forest Elephant
  • Bengal Tiger
  • Chimpanzee
  • Common Palm Civet
  • Dawn Bat
  • Golden Lion Tamarin
  • Harpy Eagle
  • Jambu Fruit Dove
  • King Cobra
  • Kinkajou
  • Linn's sloth
  • Orangutan
  • Proboscis
  • Red Shanked Douc Langur
  • Silvery Gibbon
  • Slender Loris
  • Sumatran Rhinoceros


The average temperature of a rain forest in general is about 77° Fahrenheit. A cool thing about rain forests, is that they stay about the same temperature all year around! The temperature never drops below 64 degrees farenheitecausethy are found so close to the equator.Rain forest are never found in climates which have temperatures 32° Fahrenheit and below because the plant life will not be able to live because they aren't adapted to frost.