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What"s in the rainforest?

Suzanne Ross

What"s in the rainforest?

106 answers from A to Z

by Suzanne Ross

  • 210 Want to read
  • 10 Currently reading

Published by Enchanted Rainforest Press in Los Angeles, CA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Rain forest ecology -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Rain forest animals -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Rain forest plants -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Rain forest ecology.,
  • Rain forest animals.,
  • Rain forest plants.

  • About the Edition

    Introduces 106 creatures and plants found in the world"s rain forests, including flying frogs, monster flowers, and pink dolphins.

    Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 46-47) and index.

    Statementwritten and illustrated by Suzanne Ross.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQH541.5.R27 R66 1991
    The Physical Object
    Pagination48 p. :
    Number of Pages48
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1574623M
    ISBN 100962989509
    LC Control Number91072682
    OCLC/WorldCa25246538

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    AMAZON RAINFOREST The Amazon rainforest is a huge tropical rainforest located in the vicinity of the Amazon River. The Amazon is located in much of northern South America, mostly in northern Brazil (but also in other northern South American countries). The Disney Cruise Rainforest Room is part of the Spa on all Disney ships. The Disney Cruise Rainforest is a limited access area where you will find steam rooms, showers and stone lounge chairs. On the Disney Fantasy and the Disney Dream, you will also find two hot tubs that overlook the front of the ship.

    The Amazon is the world’s largest rainforest. It covers some million square kilometres, and spans nine countries. It is home to billions of trees, millions of animal species and more than. One of Brazil’s most valuable assets is its dense covering of rainforests. Of course, the Amazon Rainforest is the most significant of these, covering a vast portion of the country and providing the ideal habitat to approximately one-third of all animal species in the world. To date, there have been identified approximately 56 species of.


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Get lost in the largest rainforest in the world to climb trees that are years old, swim with a pink dolphin, avoid the deadly poison dart frogs, and sleep with a troop of twenty howler monkeys. In What's Up in the Amazon Rainforest, you'll learn all about the plants and animals, as well as the people that live there and the habitat itself."   What's Up in the Amazon Rainforest?, by Ginjer L.

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