Tropical Topics is a six to eight page educational newsletter used by the tourism industry and schools.
Tropical Topics contains detailed information about wet tropics, savanna and reef ecosystems and their numerous plants and animals.
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Australia - the land of lizards.
Australia is home to some of the most venomous snakes in the world.
Birds of the savannah lands.
More information on the dry season in Cape York Peninsula.Life is tough for plants living in the seasonally dry tropics. Soils are poor and for half the year the land is parched and prone to fires while for the other half it is inundated with water.Only plants which have been able to adapt to this punishing regime can grow here, having developed certain characteristics to make this possible.
Surviving the challenges of the dry season.
A wealth of information on the mammals of Northern Queensland.
Termites - The Good GuysTermites are not well loved.They cause a great deal of damage to wooden structures but the blame for this lies with just a few species.