NC Deciduous Forest
By: Mary Grace Ussary
Precipitation also share a huge part in the climate of a biome. In the winter Deciduous Forests have an average of 14 inches of precipitation and in the summer they have around 18 inches.
Types of Plants
Carpet Moss is another common plant that grows in this biome. They are mostly found at the base of trees and literally carpets the ground. It starts off as a golden/ green color and grows darker as it ages.
Common lime is another plant that lives in this biome. Here it is known as the linden tree, and it can live to be about 500 years old.
Types of Animals
American Black Bear also live in this biome. They weigh anywhere from 220 to 594 pounds and can run up to 25 mph. They can grow to be 5 to 6 feet long, and they can live up to 25 years.
Another common animal is the coyote. They can weigh anywhere from 15 to 44 pounds, and grow 30 to 40 inches long.