Savanna

Rebekah Perez & Pilar Sanchez

Climate

The climate in a Savanna is usually Wet and Dry.

It is mostly Dry during Winter and Wet during Summer.

Average Temperature

The Average Temperature is 75 To 80F.


The Temperature during Winter is 68 To 70F.


The Temperature during Summer is about 78 To 86F.

Annual Precipitation

The Annual Precipitation is about 60 inches.

Seasons

The Seasons in a Savanna are Winter and Summer.

Locations

Savannas are located in South America, Africa and Australia.

Plants

Plants Found in Savannas are:

  • Bermuda Grass
  • Elephant Grass
  • Manketti Tree
  • Umbrella Turn Acacia
  • Whistling Torn

Plant Adaptions

Grow Long,Tap Roots to reach Deep into the Ground to get Water.

Animals

Animals Found in Savannas are:


  • Zebras
  • Rhinos
  • Gazelles
  • Cheetahs
  • Leopards

Zebra Adaptions

Zebras have Long legs to run away from predators

They have stripes to recognize each other.

Threats

Some threats to Savannas are:


  • Clearing land in order to plant new crops
  • Hunting
  • Wild fires

Cause

Causes:


  • Hunting-Wild life Hunters
  • Land being cleared
  • Wildfires-Lightning

Effect

  • Hunting-Animals are becoming Endangered due to Wild Life Hunters
  • Cleared Land-For urban areas to be built.
  • Wildfires-Habitats destroyed