By Nathan Kinney
-30°C to 30°C, yearly average is 10°C, hot summers, cold winters
75 to 150 cm of rain per year
Broadleaf trees (oaks, maples, beeches), shrubs, perennial herbs, and mosses
Eastern United States, Canada, Europe, China, and Japan
Temperate deciduous forests are most notable because they go through four seasons. Leaves change color in autumn, fall off in the winter, and grow back in the spring; this adaptation allows plants to survive cold winters.