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Category: Rainforest Resources

Predator-Prey Relationships

The relationships between predators and their prey are fundamental to understanding food webs, yet these connections are very difficult to study in detail.

The Rainforest Awakens My Senses

My very first walk into a rainforest was on Barro Colorado Island (B.C.I.), and I was anxious to find out how much a “real” rainforest would resemble all that I had studied, learned, and taught about this incredible tropical biome.

Bungle in the Jungle: What Not to Do

We all make mistakes.

Tropical Deforestation

Rainforest Unit Plan

Draw a Scientist

Activity Plan & Checklist

Why Preserve Rainforests?