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Tropical Rainforests Today and Tomorrow Tropical rainforests are the worlds last paradise and without the contributions of mankind they will diminish forever There are many types of tropical rainforests in the world One of these is the lowland forest Lowland forests are generally located at very low elevations Sayre 9 They contain extremely tall tress with very small amounts of branch growth Sayre 9 The lowland source of moisture relies mainly on the intermittent rain Sayre 9 Another type of tropical rainforest is the cloud forest Unlike the lowland forests cloud forests are at very high altitudes such as mountains and steep hills Sayre 9 Mist damp clouds and excessive amounts of rain keep the forests wet Sayre 9 Thick mosses and ferns often cover the high branches in the trees Sayre 9 The cloud forests are the more typical forests and generally well known by the human eye The lowland forests and cloud forests account for only twelve percent of the Earth Revington Barry Rosenhek Seed Generally located between five degrees North and five degrees South of the Equator the tropical rainforests of the world are located in more than forty countries on multiple continents Richards 159 Tropical rainforests span over Southeast Asia The Neotropics and Central and West Africa Sayre 8 Some exclusively extraordinary tropical rainforests are located in Zaire Madagascar Indonesia and Brazil and along the Amazon River Sayre 8 Despite their locations all tropical rainforests are hot and humid and have no dry season Richards 159 The average temperature is between seventy-five and eighty-six degrees depending on altitude Sayre 9 The amount of precipitation in the tropical rainforest gives it its notorious reputation Most tropical rainforests get more than on thousand inches of rain in a single year Sayre 7 That is almost twenty times as much as New York City Sayre 7 In addition to the rain one of the really important factors in the rainforest is
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