Tropical Rainforest Links
Temperate Rainforest Links
- The Temperate Rainforest – http://www.marietta.edu/~biol/biomes/temprain.htm
This site by Marietta College contains wonderful photos of temperate rainforest phenomena.
- Olympic National Park – http://www.nps.gov/olym/
This National Park Service site provides much more than just visitor information. Learn about the park's plants and animals, ecosystems, weather and climate, geology, history, and more. Informative handouts include:
Comparing Tropical and Temperate Rainforest Links
- America’s Rain Forests – http://rainforests.pwnet.org/
Join US Forest Service experts, scientists, researchers, and students as they explore the tropical rainforest in the Caribbean National Forest in Puerto Rico and the temperate rainforest in Alaska and the Pacific Northwest. This site includes an electronic fieldtrip webcast as well as background information and lesson plants.