ANIMALS OF THE RAINFOREST. ANIMALS IN EXTINCTION . DEFORESTATION.
beautifulflowersadaptedtoattracttheprofusion of forestinsects.Competition at groundlevelfor light and food has lead toevolution
of plantswhichliveonthebranches of otherplants, orevenstrangle
so-called 'air roots';. Thehumidity of therainforestencouragessuchadaptations
whichwould be impossible in mosttemperateforestswiththeirmuchdrierconditions.
Re-use brown paper bags to line your trash can instead of plastic liners. Re-use bread bags, butter tubs, etc. Store food in re-usable containers, instead of plastic wrap or aluminum foil. Save wire coat hangers and return them to the dry cleaners. Take unwanted, re-usable items to a charitable organization or thrift shop. Don't leave water running needlessly. Install a water-saving shower head. Set your water heater at 130 degrees. http://www.savetherainforest.org