Types of Rainforests Crossword Puzzle

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  • tropical : _ rainforests are mainly located between the latitudes of 23.5°n (the tropic of cancer) and 23.5°s (the tropic of capricorn)—the tropics.
  • evaporation : tropical rainforests are so warm and moist that they produce as much as 75 percent of their own rain through _ and transpiration.
  • terrestrial : tropical rainforests are the most biologically diverse _ ecosystems in the world.
  • temperate : _ rainforests are located in the mid-latitudes, where temperatures are much more mild than the tropics.
  • cooler : as their name implies, temperate rainforests are much _ than their tropical cousins, averaging between 10° and 21°c (50° and 70°f).
  • mammals : the animals of the temperate rainforest are mostly made up of large _ and small birds, insects, and reptiles.
  • central africa : the mbuti, a community indigenous to the ituri rainforest in _ _ , have traditionally been hunter-gatherers.
  • new guinea : the chimbu people live in the highland rainforest on the island of _ _ .
  • tlingit : the temperate rainforest of the northwest coast of north america is the home of the _ .
  • yanomami : the _ are a people and culture native to the northern amazon rainforest, spanning the border between venezuela and brazil.