Tropical Moist Forest

BY:D'Arrius Powell

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facts

1.Tropical forests cover 7% of the terrestrial surface of the planet, but provide habitat for more than 50% of all plant and animal species.

2.tropical moist forest have lots of rainfall about 68in yearly.

3.Giant bamboo plants can grow up to 9 inches a day.

4.Some rainforest monkeys are omnivores, eating both animals and plants.

Ways to save tropical rain forests

  • Teach others about the importance of the environment and how they can help save rainforests.
  • Restore damaged ecosystems by planting trees on land where forests have been cut down.
  • Encourage people to live in a way that doesn’t hurt the environment.
  • Establish parks to protect rainforests and wildlife.
  • Support companies that operate in ways that minimize damage to the environment.




Read more: http://www.care2.com/causes/5-ways-you-can-save-tropical-rainforests.html#ixzz3E3Xkrfwy
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