You are being sent on a mission of a great importance.To find out what it is click on the rainforest picture below.
Obviously, rainforests are very wet places. Read how wet a rainforest is and what temperature ranges it has.
Rainforests grow on very thin poor soil and when the area is logged the soil quickly washes away during heavy rain. View these photographs to see the devastation caused by logging or destroying a rainforest by fire. View this site to find out about the soil of a rainforest.
Rainforests are proving to be a store house of food and medicines. Do you know what foods come from a rainforest? Check your thoughts here.
Do you think you could by now, say why rainforests are very special places? Check your thinking here.
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