Author(s): Barbara Taylor
At least half of the animal and plant species in the world live in rainforests! Their warm wet climate is home to a vast collection of plant and animal life, yet is under threat from human actions. Learn of the dangers that this habitat faces, and what can be done to help save the world's rainforests. Part of the ESSENTIAL HABITATS series, providing an easily accessible introduction to the world's varied habitats and creatures.
Written by experts in the field, this is an informative and interesting introduction to our natural environment. High colour photographs add visual appeal and provide a clear impression of the habitats and animals being discussed. Packed with core geography and science curriculum information: weather; climate; animal and plant life; people and places.