The Tropical Rain Forest: A First Encounter

@inproceedings{Bentley1989TheTR,
  title={The Tropical Rain Forest: A First Encounter},
  author={Barbara L. Bentley and Michelle S. Jacobs},
  year={1989}
}
In recent years, tropical forests have received more attention and have been the subject of greater environmental concern than any other kind of vegetation. There is an increasing public awareness of the importance of these forests, not only as a diminishing source of countless products used by mankind, nor for their effects on soil stabilization and climate, but as unrivalled sources of what today we call biodiversity. Threats to the continued existence of the forests represent threats to tens… CONTINUE READING

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