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Comparison of softwood forests in Kenya and canada

Comparison of softwood forests in Kenya and Canada

Similarities of softwood forests in Kenya and Canada Softwood forests in both countries experience the problems of pests and diseases, fires, soil erosion, and overexploitation. Softwood forest products are similar e.g. sawn timber, wood pulp, paper, poles, etc. Softwood forests in both countries grow in places with heavy rainfall, cool temperatures, heavy rainfall, and rugged …

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Characteristics of coniferous forest or temperate Taiga forest

Characteristics of coniferous forest or temperate taiga forest

Coniferous forests are found in high latitudes like 10 degrees north or south of the equator, like in the temperate region, polar region. Coniferous or taiga forests are found in countries such as Finland, Sweden, Norway, Canada, and Russia. The following are characteristics of coniferous of taiga forests: They are found far from equators like …

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Characteristics of equatorial rainforests

Characteristics of equatorial tropical rain forests

These are found in the tropics, equatorial regions like in the Congo Basin, Amazon basin. Caribbean islands, pacific islands in countries like DRC, Gabon, Argentina. The following are characteristics of equatorial tropical rainforests: They have buttress roots to support the heavy and tall trees. Arranged in layers known as canopies like the top, middle and …

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