Tropical rain forest
Its raining in the forest
Vitals of the Tropical rain forest
Rain forests now cover 6% of the land on earth. But it also provides 40% of the oxygen on earth.The tropical rain forest is found in Africa, southeast Asia, and in South America. It is full of allot of different and very exotic plants and animals. As well as a very interesting climate unlike any other.
It receives an average of 50 to 260 inches of rainfall per year. The temperature on the other hand rarely goes above 95 or dips below 65 degrees F. It is also very humid with the average humidity at 77 to 88%. So as you can tell it is very hot and rainy. In the tropical rainforest there is no winter so the growing season of plants lasts all year.
Predator prey relationship
- boa constrictor hunts and eats mice, frogs, and other small the medium sized animals.
- Jaguar eats sloths and other large animals
- The sun bear eats small mammals, birds, and lizards