Author: Bernard Goffinet, Ricardo Rozzi, Lily Lewis, William Buck, and Francisca Massardo
Works Published by UNT Press
Miniature Forests of Cape Horn: Ecotourism with a Hand Lens
Published: April, 2012 Pages: 400 Features: 250 color illus. Bib.
In the humid forests of Cape Horn, a single tree can host more than 100 species of little epiphyte plants. The floor of the forest and the rocks are also covered by numerous species of liverworts, mosses, and lichens. The decision to stop at a tree or rock and explore these “miniature forests” generates an authentic ecotourism experience. In a small area we can spend several minutes or hours with a magnifying glass or camera discovering the colors, shapes, and textures of the most diverse organisms of Cape Horn. more... about Miniature Forests of Cape Horn: Ecotourism with a Hand Lens