Type
Word Search
Description

Biodiversity
BroadLeafEverGreenForest
Canopy
CarbonOxygenCycle
ClearCut
Deforestation
Enviornmentalists
IndigenousPeoples
LandUseConflict
LowerStory
Reserves
SustainableDevelopment
TropicalRainForest

South amercia word search

Type
Word Search
Description

environmentalists
clear cut
reserves
carbonoxygencycle
sustainabledevelopment
deforestation
biodiversity
broadleafevergreenforest
canopy
indigenouspeoples
landuseconflict
lowerstory
rainforest

Amazon Rainforrest Vocabulary Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

enviornmentalsts
clear-cut
reserves
carbonoxygyncycle
sustainabledevelopment
deforestation
biodiversity
lowerstory
canopy
indigenouspeoples
broadleafevergreenforest
landuseconflict
tropicalrainforrest

Chapter 12 Vocabulary Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

broadleaf evergreen forest
biodiversity
canopy
carbon oxygen cycle
clear-cut
deforestation
environmentalists
indigenous peoples
land use conflict
lower story
reserves
sustainable development
tropical rainforest

Tropical Rainforests Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

A biome that is hot and wet Rainforest
The bottom layer of the rainforest Forestfloor
The top layer of the rainforest Emergent
The 'roof' of the rainforest Canopy
The layer below the canopy Understory
In what region do you find rainforests? Tropics
The term for cutting down rainforests Deforestation
The biggest rainforest in the world Amazon
Rainforests produce about 30% of the world's... Oxygen
Rainforests occur close to the... equator
The largest cause of rainforest destruction Logging
What perecent of the world is covered in rainforest? seven
A country in South America brazil
A consequence of deforestation erosion
A natural resource found in the rainforest wood
How many bridges cross the Amazon river? none
Another word for farming agriculture
Another word for rainfall Precipitation
Miss Rounsevell's favourite rainforest animal bird
Indigenous people of the rainforest live in... tribes

Chapter 12 Amazon Rainforest Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

ecotourism
reforestation
habitat
economic activity
clear-cut
rural
reserves
deforestation
lower story
canopy
forest floor
slash and burn
lungs of the earth
ecosystem
conservation
indigenous people
settlers
ranching
rubber tapping
amazon
tropical rainforest
sustainable development
carbon oxygen cycle
biodiversity

Biomes word find Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

temperate
Desert
Tropicalrainforest
Windward
Rainshadow
Precipitation
Leeward
Leaching
Latitude
Logging
clearfelling
Oldgrowthforest
Biodiversity
Pneumatophores
Organic matter
Urbanisation
Savannah
Prairie
Tundra
Treeline
Deforestation
Climate
aquatic
Ecosystems
Biomes

word puzzle Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

environmentalists
clear-cut
reserves
biodiversity
broadleaf evergreen forest
canopy
carbon oxygen cycle
deforestation
indigenous peoples
land use conflict
lower story
sustainable development
trical rainforest

The Tropical Rainforest Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Gorilla
Frog
Orangutang
Toucan
Slash and Burn
Logging
Deforestation
Leaching
Humid
Rainfall
South East Asia
Amazon
Congo
Nutrients Cycle
Rainforest
Undercanopy
Canopy
Biome
Shrub Layer
Emergent

Forestry Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

type of cutting where specific trees in an area are chosen to cut selective
type of cutting where all of the trees in an area are cut at the same time clear
genetically improved species of trees, but decreases biodiversity treeplantations
increases with deforestation runoff
caused by mining, logging, and urban sprawl deforestation
caused by vegetation dying out and more undergrowth forestfires
occur in forests that haven't had ground fires in a while crownfires
occur underground, fire is difficult to detect groundfires
burns undergrowth and leaf litter surfacefires
in 2030, only ___ percent of all forests will be left ten
high biodiversity, decaying wood and ground layer, and healthy soil profile oldgrowthforests
type of topography in an old growth forest pitandmound
name for the type of management used in the practice of tree plantations evenage
practice of only cutting and removing the largest, best trees highgrading
removing all trees except for seed producing trees scattered to regenerate new trees seedtree
type of cutting when trees are clear cut to match the contour of the land strip
removing trees in a series of cuttings instead of all at once to give the forest a chance to regenerate shelterwood
type of management where an area is growing with trees of all ages, from seedling to mature unevenage
the forest ecosystem helps to clean these airandwater
trees help reduce the amount of this gas in the atmosphere carbondioxide

Africa Geography Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

1. a plain characterized by coarse grasses and scattered tree growth, especially on the margins of the tropics where the rainfal savanna
2. the process of desert expanding into areas that have formerly been farmland, because the soil has lost the ability to hold wa desertification
3. a republic in W Africa: member of the Commonwealth of Nations; formerly a British colony and protectorate. nigeria
4. a republic in E Africa: member of the Commonwealth of Nations; formerly a British crown colony and protectorate. kenya
9. the destruction of trees and other vegetation; a problem in the Sahel and Tropical Rainforest resulting from overgrazing, the deforestation
5. a desert in N Africa, extending from the Atlantic to the Nile valley. sahara
6. used for water and transportation but overpopulation and poor sanitation regulations have made this area more difficult to li nileriver
7. provides relief for people living in the Sahel, a vital transportation route, and rich in petroleum niger river
8. a former country in E Africa: formed the larger part of German East Africa; British trusteeship ( tanganyika
10. a desert in southwestern Africa kalaharidesert
11. a major area in Africa facing the results of deforestation; Nigeria has the fastest rate of deforestation tropicalrainforest
12. the ancient Roman goddess of victory, identified with the Greek goddess Nike. victoria
13. poor farming practices such as overgrazing, the destruction of trees and shrubs and little rainfall have resulted in this are sahel
14. a landlocked republic in NE Africa, in the Sahel region; formerly part of Sudan: became independent after a referendum in 201 southsudan