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Explore a tropical forest

by Barbara Gibson

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Published by National Geographic Society in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Rain forest ecology -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Rain forests -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Toy and movable books -- Specimens.,
  • Rain forest ecology.,
  • Rain forests.,
  • Ecology.,
  • Toy and movable books.

  • About the Edition

    Text and pop-up illustrations depict the rich variety of plant and animal life found in a tropical rain forest.

    Edition Notes

    Cover title.

    Statement[Barbara Gibson, illustrator ; Peggy D. Winston, writer ; prepared by the Special Publications Division].
    SeriesA National Geographic action book
    ContributionsWinston, Peggy D., National Geographic Society (U.S.). Special Publications Division.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQH541.5.R27 G53 1989
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[14] p. :
    Number of Pages14
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2054936M
    ISBN 100870447572
    LC Control Number88033016

    Holidays to Highlights of Costa Rica available now from Explore Worldwide. Book your next adventure or activity holiday online today. Call us, we're open today am - 5pm The tropical dry forest is considered the most endangered tropical biome, and I think the world would lose a lot if we lose the last tropical dry forests. What does this book add to our knowledge? Many of the chapters take a comparative approach, looking at ecological processes and patterns across the tropical dry forest from Mexico to Brazil.

    tropical forest ecology Download tropical forest ecology or read online books in PDF, EPUB, Tuebl, and Mobi Format. Click Download or Read Online button to get tropical forest ecology book now. This site is like a library, Use search box in the widget to get ebook that you want. I would have liked a chapter on palaeoecological insights into tropical forest ecology and I thought the two chapters on tropical forest succession were weak, but these are minor quibbles. The book is well-edited, well-produced, nearly free of typos (annual gross production in neotropical forests is not 3 kg C ha −1!) and (in paperback) very Author: Patrick Baker.

    Join us and have the opportunity to explore a unique and natural tourist destination aboard our safe, comfortable boats, and explore every level of the tropical forest . Illustrated with full-color readers can take a journey through the rain forest and discover the wide variety of plants, insects, animals and people that inhabit these tropical the weather to the "layers" of the forest, and from praying mantises to howler monkeys, kids will see how the plants.


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