What is monsoon forest?
Considering this, what are the uses of monsoon forest?
monsoon forest A term for tropical seasonal forest in Asia. There is a marked seasonal rhythm induced by the alternating wet and dry seasons produced by the two monsoons. Most of the canopy top trees lose their leaves in the dry season. Monsoon forests contain valuable hardwood species (e.g. the teak forests of Burma).
Secondly, in which part of the world are monsoon forests found? Monsoon forests are distributed in the monsoon tropics and other regions with monsoon climates; they are found on the Indian subcontinent and in China, northern and northeastern Australia, and tropical Africa and America. Outside the tropics, monsoon forests are particularly widespread in East Asia.
Then, are also called monsoon forest?
The tropical deciduous forests are also called monsoon forest because the trees in these forests shed their leaves during dry season and re-grow during monsoon.
What is monsoon type of climate?
The tropical monsoon climate experiences abundant rainfall like that of the tropical rain forest climate, but it is concentrated in the high-sun season. Being located near the equator, the tropical monsoon climate experiences warm temperatures throughout the year.