• Rainforest Destructionwhat's happening to the fain forests???...Everyday the rainforests loses up to two football feilds of their land. More and more animals are becomming extinct. 

     what can we do to help???...It is important to work at changing both our own personal lives and the larger society. In our own lives we can make a point of learning more about the threats to our planet, reducing the amount of garbage we throw away and ensuring that products we buy are as safe to the planet as possible.

  • facts!!!
  • More than 50 percent of the Earth's species live in tropical rainforests. 
  • At least 25 percent of all modern drugs came originally from rainforests.
  • Over two thousand tropical plants have been identified by scientists as having anti-cancer properties.

    Forests that receive more than seventy-eight inches of rain throughout the year are generally considered rainforests.

  • There are as many as thirty or forty different types of rainforests, including evergreen lowland forests, evergreen mountain forests, tropical evergreen alluvial forests, and semi-deciduous forests.

  • All rainforests, however, can be broadly classified as either tropical or temperate rainforests.