Temperate Rainforests

Hoh Rainforest

Location of filming

North America, USA, Washington

World Distribution

Northwestern Coast of North America, Chile, New Zealand, Australia

Average Temperature and Average precipitation

68- 93 degrees, and 50- 260 inches of rain fall each year

Typical flora and typical fauna

Plants: Redwood, Firewood, and Western Skunk Cabbage

Animals: Cougar, North American Elk, Roosevelt Elk, and Pacific Tree Frog

Ecological concerns

Largest threat is deforestation and logging.

Current and Future conservation efforts

Current: The Nature Conservancy- engages public to protect areas

Future: Use less trees, goal is to have 0 net deforestation by 2020