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Rainforest Facts - Infographic

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The rainforests are often referred to as "Earth's Lungs" because of the importance they play in our global ecosystem. However the trees and animal life that call the rainforests home are in serious danger. Check out the infographic

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Kit B (276)
Tuesday April 23, 2013, 5:39 pm

Beautiful info-graphic with interesting little factoids about the Rain forest.

pam w (139)
Tuesday April 23, 2013, 6:28 pm
Our zoo is about to open a HUGE exhibit dedicated to Rain Forests of the Americas! We want to make a big point with children and their parents!

It's almost too late.....

Jerry B (128)
Tuesday April 23, 2013, 9:09 pm
Noted That is so excellent and great info, we should all read this..thanks Cher!

Lynn S (235)
Tuesday April 23, 2013, 10:19 pm
One of my favourite movies is 'Medicine Man' starring Sean Connery. In it, he is a biologist and an medical doctor doing research in the Amazon rainforest to find a cure for cancer. And he does succeed sort of. But my point is that there are such treasures in the rainforest that we do not know about and never will if we destroy them. That on top of the great service they do for the planet. Forests are the lungs of our planet.

Pogle S (88)
Tuesday April 23, 2013, 11:45 pm
Greener lifestyles all round would help a lot.

Ben O (171)
Wednesday April 24, 2013, 5:38 am
Thanks Cher. I wonder though; -Will we EVER learn about the importance of our rainforests...???

Magdika Cecilia Perez (131)
Wednesday April 24, 2013, 10:03 am
thank you

Past Member (0)
Wednesday April 24, 2013, 12:09 pm
Interesting facts but we do not want to lose any more of our rainforests Wake up all the mining and large corporations and governments and stop thinking about money first


Sonia Minwer Barakat Reque (60)
Wednesday April 24, 2013, 1:14 pm
Interesting.Thanks for sharing

Past Member (0)
Wednesday April 24, 2013, 1:45 pm

. (0)
Wednesday April 24, 2013, 3:27 pm
Incredible graphic putting the rain forest into a world wide perspective.

Gvapo T (22)
Thursday April 25, 2013, 1:32 am
thanks cher
noted and appreciated ;)

Michela M (3964)
Thursday May 2, 2013, 5:02 pm

Thanks!!! Posted in:  ORANGUTANS: Men of the Forest
in:  CLIMATE CHANGE: News, Pics, Videos
Please Join & Invite friends to Join
ORANGUTANS: Men of the Forest
together with Sumatran Tigers (Java & Bali Tigers already EXTINCT), Elephants, Rhinos, Clouded Leopards, Sun Bears, Wildlife, Biodiversity they face Extinction!! Only 300 Sumatran Tigers left on Earth!!! 300 Football Fields of Rainforests are CLEARED every hour in SE Asia to produce Palm Oil: a hidden, not labelled, unhealthy ingredient in the products we buy. We MUST do WHATEVER is possible to SAVE them all!!
AGAINST: Corporate Control, Deforestation, Illegal Logging, Global Warming, Pollution, CO2Emissions, Indigenous Peoples Displacement, Pet Trade, GMO Food, Vivisection… Also other Primates, as Chimpanzees, Gorillas, Gibbons, & Monkeys for Vivisection are dealt in this Group. Petitions/Info/Videos/Pics are here.
Please!! Join, Sign, Invite friends to Join!! Individually: we are one DROP, all together: we are an OCEAN!! ALL together we can make a difference!! Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world -Margaret Mead Thanks!! Michela

Carol H (229)
Sunday May 5, 2013, 6:36 am
noted, thanks Cher
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