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Inquiry 1: What Kind of Forests Grow on Earth and How Do They Differ?

This article is from Issue The World's Forests - Vol. 11 No. 1.

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Welcome to the World's Forest edition

Note to Educators

World's Forests 1 Lesson Plans

Student Notes Page

Reflection Section Answer Guide

Education Standards Correlations


Meet the scientists that contributed to this article:

"Science Topics" covered in this article:
  • Earth Science

"Environmental Topics" covered in this article:
  • Atmosphere (Students)
  • Growing and Using Trees and Other Plants (Students)
  • Importance of Forest to People (Students)
  • Natural Processes (Students)

Regions covered in this article:
  • World

Specific "Thinking About Science" Themes:
  • Scientific Topics
  • The Scientific Process

Specific "Thinking About the Environment" Themes:
  • Ecosystem Services
  • Importance of Forests