The study of the interrelationships among living things and their environment in the upper strata of forests.
Center for Canopy Ecology
Focuses on research and education involving tropical rain forest canopies. News and conferences, articles and publications with online ordering, projects, history including conference abstracts, list of locations with canopy access, and resources.
Formal Ontologies, Specifications and Logics in Canopy Research
Abstract and full document by Bohdan Durnota.
Global Canopy Programme
International study of canopies. News, research objectives, statement of principles, canopy research sites, message forum, and links.
RainforestEducation.com: Rainforest Trees and the Canopy
Introduction to the rainforest canopy, including plants and animals, with photographs.
Tropical Rainforests: The Canopy
Overview, history of access methods, photographs, trees, ephiphytes, vines and lianas, and animals.
Environment: Conservation from the Treetops: The Emerging Science of Canopy Ecology
Article by H. Bruce Rinker explaining why the research is important, findings, and a list of forest canopy walkways and platforms. (October 01, 2000)
Smithsonian Magazine: Uncovering the Secrets of Forest Canopies
Methods used by scientists at the Smithsonian Environmental Research Center to study the forest canopy. (July 01, 1999)
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