We enjoy observing the beauty of nature but we never think about the living things that live on trees.
Forest is an ecosystem with a community of trees, shrubs, herbs, microorganism and animals. Most life exists vertically in trees. This vertical part of forest is divided into overstorey, the canopy, understorey and the forest floor.
Importance of forests - it provides food, shelter, oxygen, cools the atmosphere, recharges ground water. Useful products such as timber, oil, rubber etc. are obtained from forest
Interdependence of plants and animals in forests: Food chain is a series of organisms in which each organism is eaten by the next member in the chain. Producers, consumers and decomposers are the members of food chain. A food web is a series of interconnected food chains representing the feeding relationships of the organisms