The Amazon basin is the part of South America drained by the Amazon River and
its tributaries. ... The Amazon basin contains thousands of plant species.
Just the western part of the Amazon River Basin has the highest diversity of trees
in ... The Amazon is home to as many as 80,000 plant species from which more ...
The Amazon rainforest has nearly 40,000 plant species, ranging from tiny
mosses to huge trees. Many of the Amazon's trees are economically important, ...
Amazon River, Portuguese Rio Amazonas, Spanish Río Amazonas, also called
Río Marañón and Rio Solimões, the greatest river of South America and the ...
Dec 3, 2015 ... The world's tropical rainforests are home to an incredible number of plant species
. The Amazon Rainforest alone contains overs 40,000 plant ...
The Amazon rainforest is home to vast varieties of plants and animals. ... They
grow throughout the Amazon rainforest, some on rocks, others on the ground,
and others that will even grow on plants ... Economy Upper Amazon River
Of all the interesting Amazon Rainforest plant facts, the most important one may
be the fact that many have both ... Every few months the Amazon River floods.
20% of the world's plant species are found in the rainforests. In the lagoons along
the Amazon River is the Victoria Amazon plant, whose circulars leaves reach ...
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The Amazon River is the second longest river in the world. ... plants and animals.
They also eat fruits ... This snake can grow up to. 30 feet long. It is dark green or ...
Jul 22, 2013 ... The waters of the Amazon fluctuate as much as 45 feet in years of heavy rainfall,
meaning plants growing along the river are alternately subject ...