- It has all 4 seasons.
- Temperatures average around 70 degrees Fahrenheit in the Summer.
- It receives 30-60 inches of precipitation each year.
- Plant species includes ferns, mosses, wildflowers, and shrubs.
- The types of Deciduous trees include the oak, maple, spruce, fir and pine trees.
- Animal life includes salamanders, hawks, owls, woodpeckers, deer, raccoons, squirrels, and red foxes.
- Deer grow short antlers so they can move freely through the underbrush.
- Deciduous trees shed their leaves during the winter so new ones can grow in the Spring.
Importance and Human Impacts
- Trees provide shelter for animals that humans eat.
- Trees produce oxygen for humans.
- Humans cut down trees for paper or building material.
- Construction causes habitat loss.
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