Animal Of The Rainforest

North American Rainforest Animals
The Lacandon Rainforest in Mexico is North America's last remaining tropical rainforest
Most of the animals below are found in the temperate rainforests of the Pacific Northwest



Bald Eagle

Brown Bear

Bufo Marinus

Dragonfly

Earthworm

Flying Squirrel

Great Horned Owl

Hawks

Hummingbirds

Mosquito

Northern Spotted Owl

Pacific Giant Salamander

Praying Mantis

Puma

Queen Charlotte Goshawk

Roosevelt Elk

Sockeye Salmon

Termites

Tree Frogs

Walking Stick

Woodpeckers

Wolf



Check These Out

Detailed maps of North America

Detailed maps of North America from the Perry-Castaneda Library Map Collection.

Regional forest information of North America

Detailed maps and information of North America's forests. From the UNEP World Conservation Monitoring Centre.


Lacandon Rainforest - The last remaining tropical rainforest in North America

Fate of Lacandon Jungle - North America's Last Tropical Rainforest

A very nice overview of the Lacandon Rainforest in Mexico.

An excellent article on current problems in the Lacandon Rainforest.

Alaska Rainforest Campaign

Wonder what a temperate rainforest is all about. The mighty Tongass rainforest is as magnificent as they come. Some great photos and information. The Alaska Rainforest Campaign (ARC) is a coalition of national and Alaska conservation groups that work to protect the remaining wildlands of the Tongass and Chugach National Forests from clearcutting and other harmful development.

Discover Olympic

A simple to view site with facts, plant images, and animal images of the Olympic National Rainforest located on the Pacific West Coast of the United States. It is a temperate rainforest.

Great Bear Rainforest

A Report on the Ecology and Global Importance of Canada's Temperate Rainforest. Lots of information for upper elementary and way beyond.

Tide Pool

NEWS FOR THE RAIN FOREST COAST (From California to Alaska)

Last Frontier Forests

Frontier forests are large, ecologically intact, and relatively undisturbed natural forests. This site (from the World Resources Institute) is packed with information, statistics, maps and much more. An outstanding reference.





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