Rain Forest

Tropical and Temperate

Temperature and Seasons

Temperature:

  • tropical about 80 degreese F. year round
  • temperate about 50 degreese F. year round
Seasons:


  • Temperate has four seasons
  • Tropical has one long wet winter and one dry summer

Where is the Rainforest biome?

Tropical:

  • South America
  • South East Asia
  • Africa
Temperate:


  • West Coast of North America and Canada
  • Tip of South America
  • Southern Small island of Australia

Temperate Forest Animals

  • beavers
  • racoons
  • cougars
  • black bears
  • elk
  • frogs
  • mountain lions
  • deer
  • porcupines
  • slugs
  • insects
  • tons of bird species

Temperate Plants

  • Coniferous Trees
  • Mosses
  • Cat Tails
  • Fire Weed

Tropical Forest Animals

  • insects
  • butterflies
  • mosquitous
  • stick insects
  • huge colonies of ants
  • jaguar
  • sloth
  • monkeys
  • bats
  • tons of bird speices
  • anaconda
  • iguanas
  • lizards
  • fish
  • eels
  • piranha
  • tigers
  • gorilla
  • hippo

Tropical Plants

  • 2,500 different species of vines
  • Small shrubs
  • Bamboo
  • Furns
  • Coconut Trees