Last Songbirds Songbirds, which help farmers in the U.S. by eating insects, can no longer winter in tropical forests.
Forest People Forest people lose their homes, their culture, and sometimes their lives. Their knowledge of the forest is lost
Changed Climate Burning huge areas of rainforest releases carbon, causing changes in wind currents and rainfall around the world
Extinction Thousands of species of rainforest animals and plants are lost forever
Undiscovered Medicines Plants that might provide new medicines and products become extinct before they can be studied.