ecosystem that has more water than desert but not as much as forest.
grasslands of short bunch grass growing in clumps
grassland with rolling hills, plains, and sod forming grass
tropical or subtropical grasslands. Have trees and runner roots. Giraffes and elephants feed here.
grass mat with roots found in prairies
caused by drought and poor farming techniques. Grassland natural disaster.
common and natural occurrence in grasslands that prevent tall trees and shrubs from growing
trees that produce cones, survive long winters
stay green all year, leaves are called needles
trees that shed leaves. Found in temperate zones
top of forest
under the canopy where smaller trees and shrubs live
holds moss and ferns
decaying leaves on forest floor
year round growing season, >200cm of rain
animals that never touch the ground, live entirely in the trees
cutting down forest, now only 6% of Earth is covered