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Rainforest biomes

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Cambridge Educational
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c2002.
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A mature introduction to rain forest biomes around the world. Defines rain forest in terms of rainfall or precipitation that occurs in tropical or temperate geographical locations throughout the world. Defines emergent layer, canopy, understory, shrub layer, and rainforest floor. Explains why the soils in rain forests lacks nutrients. Defines the unique relationship of saprophytes, vines, epiphytes, and stranglers. Films the unique creatures who live in each rain forest layer. Stresses that camouflage is a self-defense mechanism that is commonly found in rain forest animal populations. Deforestation has become the major ecological problem in rain forest areas.
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subject_facet Adaptation (Ecology), Biogeography, Biology, Biotic communities, Climatology, Educational films, Epiphytes, Hydrologic cycle, Internet videos, Physical geography, Rain forest animals, Rain forest ecology, Rain forest ecology -- Northwest, Pacific, Rain forest plants, Saprophytism, Videorecording
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topic_facet Adaptation (Ecology), Biogeography, Biology, Biotic communities, Climatology, Epiphytes, Hydrologic cycle, Physical geography, Rain forest animals, Rain forest ecology, Rain forest plants, Saprophytism