Environmental Science 102
Amazon River and Flooded Forest


Amazon: Land of the Flooded Forest

Below is an outline of the major topics in the video Amazon: Land of the Flooded Forest. This video is part of the National Geographic series. This video will be shown in class. This video is also available from the public libraries in the Quad Cities Area. The entire video is also available through YouTube at the following link: Amazon: Land of the Flooded Forest.

The outline provided below is simply a list of the major topics covered in the video and is not intended to be a substitute for viewing the video.

Physical Setting
Zoology of the Amazon Basin
Caboclo Life Style and Interaction with the Amazon Forest
Impact of Human Activity in the Amazon Basin
Deforestation