by ALI 5/6s
The Daintree Rainforest is named after Richard Daintree who was a conservantionists.This wet heaven is located on the north east coast of Queensland, Australia.The Daintree Rainforest is a tropical Rainforest and it is a World Heritage Area wich means it is protected.The Rainforest is 1,200km and it is a large uninterrupted sight in Australia.
This green environment has plenty of flora to explore but it has 4 amazing layers wich are understory,forest floor,canopy,emergent layer but the the biggest layer is emergent layer and the smallest layer is forest floor it also has the biggest and smallest conifers in the world.The Daintree Rainforest has many fungus and seeds wich are dropped from birds.Also you will find over 395 rare plants in the Daintree.
There are many animals in the Daintree but sadly they have been dieing for many reasons like deforestation and getting eaten by predotors.Also there are 5 types of groups fund in the Rainforest wich are mammals,reptiles,birds,fish and amphibians.For exampe;mamals;kanaroo,reptile;tree snakes,fish;fresh water fish,birds;parrots and lucky last is amphibians;frogs.
Tourisim is a big thing in the Rainforest like there is many stuff u can do like flying fox,riding mountain bikes,tourist driving and bush walking do u know how much money they make? over a millon a year?
threats and dangers
Threats and dangers has happended many times in the Daintree why do they do it? Because they make alot of money and make wood stuff like chairs,tables and more.Its not only deforestation but people like us have also been destroying but pulling leavs chucking rubish and when that happens animals die then everthing in the Rainforest dies also there is a good thing and a bad thing the good thing is Australia makes money and the bad thing is animals lose their habitate.
The Daintree Rainforest is important to many numerous plants and animals.The trees of the Daintree gives us more oxegen then we need so thats whydont destroy our Daintree Rainforest.