What Kind of Forces Affect the Rain Forest?

Answer There are two types of rainforests -- tropical rainforests, which are located in hot, humid climates near the equator; and temperate rainforests, which are found along coasts with moderate weather.... Read More »

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What do people do in the rain forest?

For lovers of the great outdoors and concerned environmentalists, experiencing the rain forest first-hand is an essential experience. Whether you prefer to explore by foot or by water, a voyage int... Read More »

What country is the Amazon rain forest in?

The Amazon rain forest is an enormous area of land that covers over one billion acres in South America and is located in five different countries. Those countries are Brazil, Peru, Ecuador, Columbi... Read More »

What is the main language in the amazon rain forest?

In addition to being the most biologically diverse ecosystem on our planet, home to about 30 percent of the world's plants, animals and insects, the Amazon is also one of the most culturally and li... Read More »

What is the biggest threat to the Amazon rain forest?

Oddly enough, the biggest threat to the Amazon rain forest is cattle ranching. This practice is the reason for 80 percent of the deforestation in the Amazon. Since 2006, more than 38,600 miles have... Read More »