Showing: 1 - 1 of 1 Articles
tropical forest fog

An introduction to the tropics and tropical forests

This is the start of a series of blog posts about the tropics and tropical forests, this is my favourite ecosystem. It is green and lush and is known for its incredible biodiversity. Let’s start with some quick facts to put the great biodiversity in perspective; You can find 473 tree species per hectare in an Ecuadorian forest, 365 vascular plant species in 0.1 hectares …