Rainforests are forests characterize by high rainfall, with definitions setting minimum normal annual rainfall between 1750-2000 mm (68-78 inches).
Trivia about rainforest
(Sarah of the Clue Crew presents the clue from a jungle on Maui.) Hawaii, the only U.S. state with a true tropical one of these environments, grows most of the USA's macadamias, which originated in the same type of environment when it covered much of Australia
More than 40% of Juneau consists of this type of woodland area more often associated with the Amazon
(Kelly of the Clue Crew delivers the clue from behind the "bamboo curtain" in Lied Jungle.) Omaha's renowned zoo includes the Lied Jungle, one of the world's largest one of these vanishing ecosystems