canopy
Noun

one of the top layers of a forest, formed by the thick leaves of very tall trees.

casque
Noun

enlargement of the beaks of some birds.

Noun

foods eaten by a specific group of people or other organisms.

joust
Verb

to fight on horseback as a knight or man-at-arms or a personal combat or struggle

logging
Noun

industry engaged in cutting down trees and moving the wood to sawmills.

nest
Noun

protected area built by birds to hatch their eggs and raise their young.

nurture
Verb

to support, care for, and protect.

Oceania
Noun

region including island groups in the South Pacific.

poach
Verb

to hunt, trap, or fish illegally.

tree plantation
Noun

farm where trees are grown for the lumber industry.