Biomes

Projects

Primary Productivity
Population Dynamics
Biome Tour

Ecology Information

Biomes
Student Objectives
Tundra
Temperate Grasslands
Savannas
Temperate Forest
Rainforest
Deserts

Biome Sites

Hiking, The North Fork River
and Mark Twain National Forest

Leaf Litter Arthropods from the Missouri Ozark
Buffalo National River
Table Rock Animal Friends Photo Album
Hoh Rain Forest, Washington

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Temperate Forest

Temperate Forest covers much of the Northern Hemisphere. There are many types of temperate forest, such as the temperate rain forest of Washington State, USA. In California, USA, you will find coniferous temperate forest, and covering the eastern borders of the USA, broadleaf temperate forest dominate.

Temperate Forest have seasonal climates, with snow in the winter, and warm weather in the summer. Rain varies depending upon location.