Grasslands/ Savannahs

Grassland and Savannahs fun facts

Deserts in Asia are surrounded by Grasslands and Savannahs. Grasslands have 4 different names; Praries, Pampas Sanvannahs, and steppes. 25% of the world is covered in grassland biomes. Since Savannahs have such rich soil many are used for farming, and only 2% of original grassland is left in North America. The last fun fact is animals that are dependent upon this biome are zebras, lions, wolves, prairie dogs, and foxes.


There aren't too many plants in this biome. It's mainly just grass; the types of grass in this biome is Purple Needle, Wild Oats, Foxtail, Ryegrass, and Buffalo grass.

Grasslands and Savannah pictures


The precipitation in Savannahs and Grasslands ranges from 10 to 30 inches each year.