Temperate (Deciduous) Forest

Information about this biome


In this biome, there is distinct season and that mean that you can tell what season it is. The leaves turn colors in the fall, the trees lose their leaves in the winter, they start growing back in the summer with flowers, and the leaves are very green in the summer. The temperature in this biome is usually around 50 degrees Celsius. The rainfall is usually at 30 to 60 inches per year.

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The Flora and Fauna

Flora of this Biome: American Beech, Common lime, Lady Fern, Pecan, Tawny Milksap Mushroom, White Birch, Capet Moss, Shagbark Hickory, Guelder Rose, White Oak, and Northern Arrowhead

Fauna of this Biome: Least Weasel, European Red Squirrel, Coyote, American Bald Eagle, Duckbill Platypus, Eastern chipmunk, White-tailed Deer, Fat Dormouse, and American Black Bear

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Pictures of the Animals and Plants

Location of the Biome

Areas it is located is eastern half of North America, and the middle of Europe. Some in Asia, southwest Russia, Japan, eastern China, southern Chile, Middle East coast of Paraguay, New Zealand, and southeastern Australia too

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