Temperate Deciduous Forest

By: Eva Jensen, Payton Honer, Tiago Gunter

Interesting Facts

1. Deciduous is a Latin tern meaning to fall off

2. Growing season is approximately 6 months

3. Deciduous forests are divided into five zones based on tree height

4. The soil in deciduous forests is particularly fertile and nutrient rich

5. Leaves in these forest change color because they stop producing chlorophyll

Animals and plants in biome

Temperature

-30° Celsius to 30°Celsius yearly

Rainfall

30 to 60 inches of rain yearly

Location

U.S., Canada, Europe, China, Japan, and some parts of Russia