By Cynthia Bennett

What is a Taiga?

The Taiga is the largest biome. The Taiga is in Eurasia and North America. Insects,mammals,and birds live in the Taiga. Owls, warblers,woodpeckers,snowshoe hares,porcupines,and mice live there year-round. The Taiga has two layers. The trees almost form a canopy.The floor of the forest is always covered in dead, dry needles.