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Learning About Rain Forests

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Material Type: Reference Material
Technical Format: HTML/Text
Date Added to MERLOT: April 08, 2002
Date Modified in MERLOT: November 04, 2011
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Author: Dr. T. Hutton Send email to Dr. T. Hutton 
Caltech
Submitter : Jim Bidlack

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This site contains detailed information about rain forests. It lists various plant and fungal inhabitants of this ecosystem and how they interact. For instance, how epiphytes grow on top of plants. How saprophytic organisms help to clean the debree in the forest.

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Primary Audience: College General Ed
Mobile Compatibility: Not specified at this time
Technical Requirements: Quick Time
Language: English Material Version: Plug in version 2.0.1
Cost Involved: no Source Code Available: no
Accessiblity Information Available: no Copyright: yes
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Avatar for Leah Reichling
11 years ago

Leah Reichling (Student)

This website provides a wealth of information about rain forests. I spent about
an hour going through all of the information provided and found it very easy to
navigate through and interesting. I believe that this website could be used
effectively in a science classroom. It provides interesting facts and graphics
that the students would enjoy.

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