Enter the magical world of the jungle from Australia to Africa and discover the lives of the creatures within. See the largest of the jungle predators, the nile crocodile, or learn how the net-casting spider catches its prey. In-depth facts and stunning photographs make this a perfect resource for projects, reference and discovery.
Table of Contents
What is a rainforest?; types of rainforest; at the top; forest canopy; the forest floor; in the water; epiphytes; climbers; Central American jungles; sweet success; seed dispersal; dusk to dawn; South American jungles; beside the water; hidden dangers; nature's architects; house and home; African jungles; medicines; forest apes; hunters and killers; tropical Asia; disguise and warning; tricks and traps; flying high; Australasian rainforests; jungle produce; explorers; under threat; did you know?; endangered jungle animals; find out more.