Micronesia90.0% —or about 63,000 hectares—of Micronesia (Federated States of) is forested.
Change in Forest Cover: Between 1990 and 2000, Micronesia (Federated States of) had no significant change or no reported in forest cover.
Biodiversity and Protected Areas: Micronesia, Fed States has some 97 known species of amphibians, birds, mammals and reptiles according to figures from the World Conservation Monitoring Centre. Of these, 30.9% are endemic, meaning they exist in no other country, and 16.5% are threatened. Micronesia, Fed States is home to at least 1194 species of vascular plants, of which 24.5% are endemic. 0.0% of Micronesia, Fed States is protected under IUCN categories I-V.
Tropical rainforest information
Country Reports update soon
The Amazon Rainforest update soon
The Congo Rainforest update soon
Deforestation in Brazil
|what's new | rainforests home | help support the site | madagascar | search | about | contact|
Copyright Rhett Butler 1994-2006
"Rainforest" is used interchangeably with "rain forest" on this site.
Same for "rainforests" and "rain forests". "Jungle" is generally not used.