This week we will be learning about the mangrove forests. Like the rainforests the mangrove forests are found near the equator, and in the tropics. However, the mangrove forests are found along the coast and by rivers. Mangrove trees have large exposed roots that grow above and below the water. Look at where the grow in the world, can you find out the names of some of the countries they live in?
Watch this video and find out some more facts about the mangrove forests.
Can you write a fact file about mangrove forest and draw pictures of what you might see there. I hope you have enjoyed learning about these amazing forests. I wish I could visit one someday myself!