All about the tropical rainforest biome. Includes description, global position, climate, and information on specific plants and animals of this biome.
VirtualRainForest - An Online Tour
An interactive online tour of the rainforests of Central and South America. It is excellent for school projects and is written for children.
Sounds of the Rainforest
Features the sounds of nature including birds, the environment, amphibians, reptiles, and mammals.
Sandy Wiseman's Photo-Journey Through a Costa Rican Rainforest
Shares an exquisite journey through a tropical rainforest in Costa Rica, near the Rara Avis lodge.
On the Line - Tropical Rain Forests
See some of the animals, plants and people which inhabit the tropical rain forests. Find out why they're in danger, and learn what people are doing to protect them.
Found out where the Amazon is, how much rain a rainforest receives, who lives there, and how the native people earn a living.
An educational website on tropical rainforests with links to projects, research and expeditions. There are colouring pages, games, competitions, chat rooms and teaching ideas.
The Disappearing Rainforest
Includes information on location, climate, animals, plants and products, Indian inhabitants, deforestation and environmental impact.
Rain Forest Report Card
Includes basics, geography, biology, deforestation, statistics, case studies, online rainforest tour, movies, and links.
How a Rainforest Works
Photographic tour of a tropical rainforest shows what makes it such a bountiful environment for plants and animals.