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22 terms
Rainforests
Layers of a Rain Forest
80 Inches
1/2
Orchid
Emergent, Canopy, Under-story, and Floor.
Amount of rain per year.
Fraction of all the different species of plants and animals i…
Air plant that lives in the rain forest and produces beautifu…
Layers of a Rain Forest
Emergent, Canopy, Under-story, and Floor.
80 Inches
Amount of rain per year.
12 terms
Rainforests
lianas
buttresses
ecosystem
decompose
woody vines that drape rainforest trees.
The broadened base of a tree trunk.
Animals and their environment functioning together
to cause to rot; to break down
lianas
woody vines that drape rainforest trees.
buttresses
The broadened base of a tree trunk.
10 terms
Rainforests
Canopy
Forest floor
Decompose
Tropical
The top layer of leaves and plants in a forest. The layer bet…
The bottom of the rainforest
When leaves, plants and animals rot.
The area of the earth either side of the equator, where it is…
Canopy
The top layer of leaves and plants in a forest. The layer bet…
Forest floor
The bottom of the rainforest
11 terms
Rainforests
lianas
buttresses
ecosystem
decompose
woody vines that drape rainforest trees.
The broadened base of a tree trunk.
Animals and their environment functioning together
to cause to rot; to break down
lianas
woody vines that drape rainforest trees.
buttresses
The broadened base of a tree trunk.
10 terms
Rainforests
foodchain
amphibian
rainforest
canopy
the relationship between organisms and who they eat.... chuỗi t…
an animal that can live both on land and in water... sinh vật l…
A tropical forest, usually of tall, densely growing, broad-le…
a leafy roof formed by tall trees in a forest... tầng vượt tán
foodchain
the relationship between organisms and who they eat.... chuỗi t…
amphibian
an animal that can live both on land and in water... sinh vật l…
6 terms
Rainforests
clear
cattle graze
dams
plantations
cut down the trees
cattle eat grass
structures built to stop water from moving down river
big farms
clear
cut down the trees
cattle graze
cattle eat grass
10 terms
rainforests
logging
endangered species
deforestation
habitat
the activity of cutting down trees for wood
a species that is in danger of becoming extinct
Destruction of forests
The general place where an organism lives
logging
the activity of cutting down trees for wood
endangered species
a species that is in danger of becoming extinct
10 terms
rainforests
logging
endangered species
deforestation
habitat
the activity of cutting down trees for wood
a species that is in danger of becoming extinct
Destruction of forests
The general place where an organism lives
logging
the activity of cutting down trees for wood
endangered species
a species that is in danger of becoming extinct
10 terms
Rainforests
tropical
canopy
emergent layer
forest floor
The area of the earth either side of the equator, where it is…
A leafy roof formed by tall trees in a rain forest.
Tallest layer in the rain forest, reaches up to almost 70cm h…
the bottom layer of the rainforest
tropical
The area of the earth either side of the equator, where it is…
canopy
A leafy roof formed by tall trees in a rain forest.
17 terms
Rainforests
be confronted with
tropical rainforests
media coverage
formal tuition
面临
热带雨林
媒体报道
正式的教学 (意指课堂上的教育)
be confronted with
面临
tropical rainforests
热带雨林
14 terms
Rainforests
biodiversity
carbon sink
decomposers
ecosystem
the variety of all living things
a storage area where carbon is trapped and not released into…
organisms that break down leaves and other organic material i…
a community of organisms interacting with one another and wit…
biodiversity
the variety of all living things
carbon sink
a storage area where carbon is trapped and not released into…
12 terms
Rainforests
Ecosystem
Basin
Deforestation
Selective logging
An interconnected community of plants and animals in a partic…
drainage basin; the total area drained by a river and its tri…
The removal of trees and the land is then used for something…
A forestry practice in which only selected trees are cut down
Ecosystem
An interconnected community of plants and animals in a partic…
Basin
drainage basin; the total area drained by a river and its tri…
29 terms
RAINFORESTS
steamy
along the equator
race
main
kuumankostea
päiväntasaajalla
kilpailla
pää-, tärkein
steamy
kuumankostea
along the equator
päiväntasaajalla
12 terms
Rainforests
lianas
buttresses
ecosystem
decompose
woody vines that drape rainforest trees.
The broadened base of a tree trunk.
Animals and their environment functioning together
to cause to rot; to break down
lianas
woody vines that drape rainforest trees.
buttresses
The broadened base of a tree trunk.
13 terms
Rainforests
Deforestation
Carbon-Oxygen Cycle
tropical rainforest
biodiversity
removing or clearing away the trees from a forest. It is ofte…
process by which carbon and oxygen cycle among plants, people…
a broadleaf evergreen forest found in wet and hot regions nea…
the variety of plants and animals living in one area.
Deforestation
removing or clearing away the trees from a forest. It is ofte…
Carbon-Oxygen Cycle
process by which carbon and oxygen cycle among plants, people…
34 terms
Rainforests
region
climate
average
rarely
אזור
אקלים
ממוצע /להיות בממוצע של
לעיתים רחוקות
region
אזור
climate
אקלים
18 terms
rainforests
what is a biome
what is an ecosystem
eg. of a biome
eg. of an eco system
a large group of similar eco systems
a community of plants and animals that interact with each other
rainforest
food chain in a rainforest or cycle of life
what is a biome
a large group of similar eco systems
what is an ecosystem
a community of plants and animals that interact with each other
7 terms
Rainforests
What are names of the layers of the ra…
Why is it called a Rainforest?
How much does it rain in the rain fore…
Why are Rainforests important to us?
The Emergent layer... The Canopy... The understory... The forest floor
It is called a "rain" forest is because of the high amount of…
Rainforests have an annual rainfall of at least 100 inches (2…
They are very important as the plants of the rainforest gener…
What are names of the layers of the ra…
The Emergent layer... The Canopy... The understory... The forest floor
Why is it called a Rainforest?
It is called a "rain" forest is because of the high amount of…
16 terms
RAINFORESTS
Where
Why high rainfall - convectional rainf…
Rainforest nutrient cycle
Plant adaptations
- Between 23.5 degrees north (Tropic of Cancer) and 23.5 degr…
- Warm air rises... - Area of low pressure below... - Moist air dra…
RAPID... - Plants absorb nutrients from roots... - Fast growing... -…
TO MAXIMISE SUNLIGHT:... Lianas:... - climb up other trees to reach…
Where
- Between 23.5 degrees north (Tropic of Cancer) and 23.5 degr…
Why high rainfall - convectional rainf…
- Warm air rises... - Area of low pressure below... - Moist air dra…
17 terms
rainforests
what are tropical rainforests?
what % of medicine have been discovere…
rainforest used to cover 14% of the ea…
what do rainforest help to do?
they experience a high level of rainfall and are found betwee…
25%
due to deforestation and 6%
recycle and clean water
what are tropical rainforests?
they experience a high level of rainfall and are found betwee…
what % of medicine have been discovere…
25%
15 terms
Rainforest
biologist
ecologist
prey
reptiles
A scientist who studies living things in their environment.
A biologist who studies the relationship between living thing…
Animal hunted or caught for food.
Live on land, scales cover body, lay eggs, cold blooded.
biologist
A scientist who studies living things in their environment.
ecologist
A biologist who studies the relationship between living thing…
rainforests
rainforest
canopy
understory
forest floor
a thick forest that gets at least seventy inches of rain a year
the sunny top part of a forest where there are thick leafy tr…
the layer between the canopy and the forest floor
the shady bottom part of a forest
rainforest
a thick forest that gets at least seventy inches of rain a year
canopy
the sunny top part of a forest where there are thick leafy tr…
8 terms
Rainforests
25
60-160
15 million
Emergent Trees
Average temperature in the Amazon in degrees celsius.
Range of rainfall in the Amazon in inches per year.
How many species of animals there are in the rainforest (at l…
The tallest trees in the rainforest, the uppermost layer.
25
Average temperature in the Amazon in degrees celsius.
60-160
Range of rainfall in the Amazon in inches per year.
19 terms
Rainforests
Deforestation
Temperate Rainforests
Tropical Rainforests
Developing Country
Destruction of forests
Found in the north west north America, south east Austrailia,…
Near the equator where temperatures are warm and there is amp…
A country that has low industrial production and little moder…
Deforestation
Destruction of forests
Temperate Rainforests
Found in the north west north America, south east Austrailia,…
Rainforests
1/2
2%
About 20
The Amazon Rainforest is above a rich…
How many species of the world there are
How much light reaches forest floor
How many football fields of forest is cut down per minute
Why miners mine in the Amazon
1/2
How many species of the world there are
2%
How much light reaches forest floor
5 terms
Rainforests
Canopy
Emergent
Epiphytes
Lianas
The upper crowns of trees that form a barrier between the sun…
The tallest trees that emerge
Non parasitic plants that grow on another plant
Woody vines that are rooted in the ground and stem up towards…
Canopy
The upper crowns of trees that form a barrier between the sun…
Emergent
The tallest trees that emerge
11 terms
Rainforests
Trees have driptips to
Trees have butresses to
Climbing plants (lianas)
Deciduous trees
Drop the heavy rainfall off the waxy leaves
Stabilise very tall trees
Use the tall trees to reach the light
Drop leaves in drier periods to reduce water loss
Trees have driptips to
Drop the heavy rainfall off the waxy leaves
Trees have butresses to
Stabilise very tall trees
10 terms
RAINFOREST
rainforest
carbon dioxide
oxygen
rainfall
A tropical forest, usually of tall, densely growing, broad-le…
When you breathe, your lungs take in oxygen and remove?
O
The kind of vegetation in a tropical rain forrest is generall…
rainforest
A tropical forest, usually of tall, densely growing, broad-le…
carbon dioxide
When you breathe, your lungs take in oxygen and remove?
14 terms
Rainforests
Heavy rainfall as a result of thunders…
Near the equator, the line of latitude…
Describes the relatively mild climate…
An interconnected community of plants…
Convectional Rainfall
Equatorial
Temperate
Ecosystem
Heavy rainfall as a result of thunders…
Convectional Rainfall
Near the equator, the line of latitude…
Equatorial
5 terms
rainforests
rainforest
canopy
understory
forest floor
a thick forest that gets at least seventy inches of rain a year
the sunny, top part of a forest where there are thick, leafy…
the layer between the canopy and the forest floor
the shady bottom part of a forest
rainforest
a thick forest that gets at least seventy inches of rain a year
canopy
the sunny, top part of a forest where there are thick, leafy…
15 terms
Rainforests
Montane rainforest
Clear felling
Selective logging
Rainforest
A type of rainforests that is 1,000 meters above sea level 'c…
When most trees are cut down in an area
When selected trees are being cut down because they are alrea…
A biome that has more than 1300 mm of rain in a year
Montane rainforest
A type of rainforests that is 1,000 meters above sea level 'c…
Clear felling
When most trees are cut down in an area
13 terms
Rainforests
temperate
exceed
equator
annual
mérsékelt
meghalad
egyenlítő
éves
temperate
mérsékelt
exceed
meghalad
5 terms
rainforests
biodiversity
carbon-oxygen cycle
deforestation
sustainable development
the variety of plants and animals living in one area, or on e…
the process by which carbon and oxygen cycle among plants, pe…
removing or clearing away the trees from a forest. __________…
using resources in ways that meet the needs of people today w…
biodiversity
the variety of plants and animals living in one area, or on e…
carbon-oxygen cycle
the process by which carbon and oxygen cycle among plants, pe…
9 terms
Rainforests
Equtorial
Ecosystem
Buttress Roots
Liana
Name of climate around equator
The way that living and organisms exist and rely on each othe…
Huge roots above ground that anchor and support and support t…
Thick vines that wrap around the tree trunk
Equtorial
Name of climate around equator
Ecosystem
The way that living and organisms exist and rely on each othe…
42 terms
Rainforests
layer
limit
canopy
trunck
szint
határol
lombkorona
törzs
layer
szint
limit
határol
18 terms
Rainforests
Contracted because of deforestation
50 million acres
50%
they take the carbon dioxide
Has the rain forest contracted or expanded? why?
At the end of the 20th century how many acres were being dest…
How much of the rain forest is in Brazil?
How do rain forests help the earths climate?
Contracted because of deforestation
Has the rain forest contracted or expanded? why?
50 million acres
At the end of the 20th century how many acres were being dest…
5 terms
Rainforests
rainforest
canopy
understory
forest floor
a thick forest that gets at least seventy inches of rain a year
the sunny, top part of a forest where there are thick, leafy…
the layer between the canopy and the forest floor
the shady bottom part of a forest
rainforest
a thick forest that gets at least seventy inches of rain a year
canopy
the sunny, top part of a forest where there are thick, leafy…
10 terms
Rainforests
Rainforests locations
Structure and features of the ecosystem
Litter layer
Shrub layer
Along the equator, between the Tropic of Capricorn and the Tr…
Rainforests are divide into 5 layers.
The forest floor, where leaves decay to supply nutrients, ins…
Between the ground and 10m high, made up of smaller plants, b…
Rainforests locations
Along the equator, between the Tropic of Capricorn and the Tr…
Structure and features of the ecosystem
Rainforests are divide into 5 layers.
7 terms
Rainforests
Equatorial Africa, Southeast Asia, Sou…
50-80 inches
emergent layer, canopy, understory,... fo…
Neotropical, African, Indo-Malaysian
Tropical rainforests are found in:
Yealry rainfall in a tropical forest ranges from:
Rain forests can be divided into 4 zones:
Three major rainforest groupings
Equatorial Africa, Southeast Asia, Sou…
Tropical rainforests are found in:
50-80 inches
Yealry rainfall in a tropical forest ranges from:
11 terms
Rainforests
Where are rainforests located?
How many layers?
Name the layers.
Details on emergent layer.
Near the equator and wherever rainfall is more than 1300mm.
4.
Emergent, canopy, under storey, forest floor.
50-60 m high trees. Trees poke up above the canopy layer. Ani…
Where are rainforests located?
Near the equator and wherever rainfall is more than 1300mm.
How many layers?
4.
21 terms
Rainforests
evolve
rainfall
equatorial
fragile
fejlődni
vízesés
egyenlítő körüli
törékeny, sérülékeny
evolve
fejlődni
rainfall
vízesés
10 terms
rainforests
sustainable management
using rainforests , sustainable
using rainforests, not sustainable
using rainforests, can be sustainable
using rainforests in a way that they can be enjoyed simarly b…
tribal homes
mining... cattle ranching... residence for millions... roads and trans…
logging... tourism... medicine... food
sustainable management
using rainforests in a way that they can be enjoyed simarly b…
using rainforests , sustainable
tribal homes
16 terms
Rainforests
What are the key features of a rainfor…
Why is there a similar climate all yea…
What is the average temperature?
What is conventional rainfall?
High annual temperatures... Low annual temperature range... Frequen…
Close to the equator
Between 25 and 30 degrees C
This happens when the ground warms the air above it, and the…
What are the key features of a rainfor…
High annual temperatures... Low annual temperature range... Frequen…
Why is there a similar climate all yea…
Close to the equator
42 terms
Rainforests
What is the definition of deforestation?
What is the definition of biodiversity?
How many hectares of the tropical rain…
What is the percentage of land mass th…
The clearing of the trees, transforming a forest into cleared…
Variety of plant and animal life in the world or habitat
32000
5%
What is the definition of deforestation?
The clearing of the trees, transforming a forest into cleared…
What is the definition of biodiversity?
Variety of plant and animal life in the world or habitat
10 terms
Rainforests
Layers of a rainforest
Emergent
Canopy
Understorey
Emergent, Canopy, Understorey and the forest floor
Contains the tallest trees and receives the most sunlight
Forms a barrier between the sun and lower layers
Smaller trees, only receives about 5% of the sunlight
Layers of a rainforest
Emergent, Canopy, Understorey and the forest floor
Emergent
Contains the tallest trees and receives the most sunlight
31 terms
Rainforest
the top
rain
a forest
a rainforest
the top
rain
40 terms
Rainforests
Rainforest Distribution... - 5 areas
Tropical equatorial rainforest biome... -…
5 Reasons Why half the worlds gene poo…
Explain How Forest Stratification lead…
Central and South America, ... Equatorial West Africa... Equatori…
Lies within equatorial climate belt, an area 5 degrees either…
High UVB radiation at equator can change DNA with more freque…
Creates variation in temperature, humidity, light and soil co…
Rainforest Distribution... - 5 areas
Central and South America, ... Equatorial West Africa... Equatori…
Tropical equatorial rainforest biome... -…
Lies within equatorial climate belt, an area 5 degrees either…
9 terms
Rainforest
rainforest
graphic organizer
pollution
deforestation
A luxuriant, dense forest rich in biodiversity, found typical…
A graphic organizer, also known as knowledge map, concept map…
The presence in or introduction into the environment of a sub…
The state of being clear of trees.
rainforest
A luxuriant, dense forest rich in biodiversity, found typical…
graphic organizer
A graphic organizer, also known as knowledge map, concept map…
44 terms
Rainforests
Tropical rainforests are a ...........…
How much of the earths land surface do…
They sustain over ...% of all..... as…
They are the.......and most........eco…
Major global biome
6% of the earths land surface is covered by tropical rainfore…
They sustain over 50% of all SPECIES as well as unique TRIBES
They are the RICHEST and most FACINATING ecosystem on the pla…
Tropical rainforests are a ...........…
Major global biome
How much of the earths land surface do…
6% of the earths land surface is covered by tropical rainfore…
11 terms
Rainforests
Where are rainforests found?
What are lianas?
What are buttress roots?
What are stilt roots?
Between 5 N and 5 S of the equator
These plants have their roots in the ground and use other tre…
Rainforest soils are very thin and therefore shallow roots ar…
In a similar way to buttress roots, these provide talk rainfo…
Where are rainforests found?
Between 5 N and 5 S of the equator
What are lianas?
These plants have their roots in the ground and use other tre…
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