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Tropical rainforest

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Tropical rainforests occur in areas of tropical rainforest climate in which there is no dry season – all months have an average precipitation value of at least 60 ...

Rainforest Biomes - Blue Planet Biomes

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The tropical rain forest is a forest of tall trees in a region of year-round warmth. An average of 50 to 260 inches (125 to 660 cm.) of rain falls yearly. Rain forests ...

Tropical Rainforest Biome: Location, Temperature, Precipitation ...

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Found near the equator where it is warm, these regions have rainfall year-round, with little to no dry season. The climate of tropical rainforest biome is perfect for ...

Rainforest : Mission: Biomes - NASA Earth Observatory

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2,000 to 10,000 millimeters of rain per year ... Tropical rainforests are found closer to the equator and temperate rainforests are found farther north near coastal ...

The Tropical Rain Forest

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the most complex ecosystem on earth ... the tropical rain forest is one thousand times more biologically complex than the tropical reef system, the second most ...

Tropical Rainforest Biome Facts - Soft Schools

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The tropical rainforest biome is an ecosystem that covers about 7% of the Earth's ... the water they produce is evaporated and then used as rain in other areas.

tropical rainforest | Britannica.com

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Mar 1, 2016 ... Tropical rainforest, also spelled tropical rain forest, luxuriant forest, generally composed of broad-leaved trees and found in wet tropical uplands ...

Tropical Rainforest Biome

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Tropical rainforests cover about 6% of the Earth's total land surface. ... The climate of the rainforest is warm most of the year and has a lot of rain through most of ...

The forest biome - University of California Museum of Paleontology

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Tropical forests are characterized by the greatest diversity of species. ... From left: Olympic Peninsula rain forest, Washington; Patria River, Costa Rica; ...

Tropical Rainforest | Biomes of the World - PHP @ Radford

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Introduction: The tropical rainforest is earth's most complex biome in terms of both ... It occurs under optimal growing conditions: abundant precipitation and year ...

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Rainforest - Kids Do Ecology

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LOCATION: There are two types of rainforest biomes: temperate and tropical ... The yearly rainfall ranges from 80 to 400 inches (200 to 1000 cm), and it can rain  ...

Tropical Rain Forest - Marietta College

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Warm and wet describes the tropical rain forest climate. The average annual temperature is above 20 C; there is never a frost. Rainfall varies widely from a low ...

Tropical Rainforest - NASA Classroom of the Future

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The world's largest tropical rainforests are in South America, Africa, and Southeast Asia. Tropical rainforests receive from 60 to 160 inches of precipitation that is ...