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Unformatted text preview: iii. smokey the bear 1. forest fires a. reduces competition b. recylce nutrients c. reduced insect damage d. thin trees 4. tropical rainforest a. equatorial b. forest layers i. emergent layer ii. canopy iii. understory iv. shrub v. herb c. epiphytes i. plants that grow on plants d. productivity is high i. poor soil nutrient – poor 1. nutrients are closely cycled by the organisms e. deforestation i. loss of nutrients ii. large amounts of erosions...
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- Spring '08
- Biology, Boreal Coniferous Forest, i. coniferous forest, summer precipitation iii.