Tropical Rainforest Locations

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We will find them around the equator between the tropics of cancer and capricorn all around the world, in asia, africa, central and south America, Australia and pacific islands.

In the continents of the Americas they are spread across the countries:

  • Belize
  • Brazil
  • Colombia
  • Costa Rica
  • French Guiana
  • Guyana
  • Peru
  • Suriname and
  • Venezuela

  • in central and south America.

    This Amazonian region is the biggest area forming more than half of the world's total rainforest area.

    In Africa they are found in the following countries:

  • Democratic Republic of Congo (Zaire)
  • Central African Republic
  • Madagaskar
  • Ghana
  • Ivory Coast
  • Nigeria etc.

  • But African rainforest is mainly found in the Congo river basin. This covers an area of one third of the world's total rainforests.

    In Asia they are located at

  • Indonesia
  • India
  • Sri Lanka
  • Philipines etc

  • In Australia rainforests are located on the eastern coast.

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