* Rainforests are forests that experience a high level of rainfall.
*Scientists believe that there may be millions of plant and insect species in rainforests that have yet to be discovered.
* Over 25% of natural medicines have been discovered in rainforests.
*Rainforests used to cover 14% of the Earth’s surface but due to deforestation now only cover around 6%.
*A wide variety of animals live in rainforests, including birds, snakes, insects, jaguars, monkeys, cougars, chameleons, turtles, frogs, and many more. Come and stroll thru the Rainforest exhibit and learn about some of the interesting animals that can be found in different rainforests thru out the world.