More than 3,000 fish and one-fifth of the world’s bird species live in the Amazon — and scientists continue to discover more animals and plants new to science. This gallery highlights some of the Amazon's amazing biodiversity, as well as some of the threats they face today.
A rainforest inside an aquarium. Take a break from the temperate climate of British Columbia’s west coast and immerse yourself in the humidity and heat of one of the biggest ecosystems in the world. Watch for scarlet ibises overhead, catch a glimpse of the well-camouflaged sloths, and experience a thunderstorm. The Graham Amazon Gallery has plenty to see and do.