The Amazon rainforest also known in English as Amazonia or the Amazon
Jungle, is a moist broadleaf forest that covers most of the Amazon basin of South
The sheer size and diversity of species in the Amazon will insure that the WWF
will continue to keep it as one of our top priorities for years to come.
The Amazon Jungle, as it is commonly known in English, is a magnificent broad-
leafed rainforest in the heart of Brazil, the basin of which covers an impressive ...
Within the Amazon rainforest itself, several types of forests are found: some are
dense, jungle-like rainforests, others are open forests with palms and some are ...
During the past 40 years, close to 20 percent of the Amazon rain forest has been
cut down—more than in all the previous 450 years since European colonization ...
The Amazon is the driest it has been at the start of the dry season since 2002 —
and that probably means the rainforest is in for a particularly nasty wildfire ...
Over half of the Amazon rainforest is located in Brazil but it is also located in other
South American countries including Peru, Venezuela, Ecuador, Colombia, ...
The Amazon rainforest, also known as Amazonia, is one of the world's greatest
natural resources. Because its vegetation continuously recycles carbon dioxide ...
Dec 2, 2015 ... National geographic - Amazon Forest - BBC wildlife animal documentary The
Amazon rainforest (Portuguese: Floresta Amazônica or Amazônia ...
Nov 1, 2014 ... Visit http://www.virtualfieldtrips.org to learn more Introduce your students to the
layers of the rainforest and the animals who live there. Explore ...