In these maps, we can see that the location of the world's rainforests is centred mainly in areas that are close to the equator. Using an atlas, pupils can find out what countries the rainforests are located in.
Where are rainforests located in the world? These rainforest maps show the location of the world's major rainforests. Rainforests used to cover over 14% of the world's land surface but now only cover 6% of the land in the world. These thematic maps show the location of the largest rainforests in the world and also the size of the rainforests. What will you learn about rainforests today?