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summers are usually _______ and winters are usually _________. Because of distinct seasonal changes
warm, cold
deciduous trees got their name because of what
they shed their leaves in the fall and grow news ones each year
why do trees turn beautiful colors before they shed their leaves
in the fall the plants stop making chlorophyll which is green and when the green color disappears the yellow orange and red show up
this biome receives how much rain
20-100 in per year
humans have done what to the forests
they have been converted into agricultural land , been logged, air pollution, and acid rain
these forests are found where
Europe, China, Japan, Korea, and the U.S.
soil is _________________
very fertile, organically rich
deciduous means _______________
falling off or out at a certain season
5 layers in deciduous forest
tree stratum, small tree and sapling layer, shrub layer, herb layer, and ground layer