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Prairie

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Prairie

Prairies are ecosystems considered part of the temperate grasslands, savannas, and shrublands biome by ecologists, based on similar temperate climates, ...

North American Prairie - Blue Planet Biomes

www.blueplanetbiomes.org/prairie.htm

Grasslands. In the middle of North America is a huge area of land which was once covered with grasses and colorful wild flowers. The French called the rolling  ...

Prairie Animal Printouts - EnchantedLearning.com

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A prairie is a temperate grassland, plains of grass that get hot in the summer and cold ... Biomes - Habitats ... Prairies are located in the interior of North America.

Grasslands - Kids Do Ecology

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LOCATION: The name for this biome, temperate grasslands, is a great c description for what it is like here. The most important plants in this biome are grasses!

Grassland Biome Facts - SoftSchools

www.softschools.com/facts/biomes/grassland_biome_facts/165/

Interesting Grassland Biome Facts: Grasslands are also known as prairies, pampas, steppes, and savannas. Grassland biomes are normally situated between a ...

Grasslands -- National Geographic

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Grasslands go by many names. In the U.S. Midwest, they're known as prairies. In South America, they're called pampas. Central Eurasian grasslands are ...

Grasslands | Temperate Grasslands | Defenders of Wildlife

www.defenders.org/grasslands/temperate-grasslands

Grasslands are areas dominated by grasses and forbs, and have few or no trees. Grazing and ... Grasslands are considered the transitional biome. This means ...

Science for Kids: Grasslands Biome - Ducksters

www.ducksters.com/science/ecosystems/grasslands_biome.php

Kids learn about the grasslands biome. Flat with few trees, these ecosystems feed much of the world.

Grasslands - Marietta College

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Grasslands, prairies, steppes, plains - all these names describe the biome ... A complete list of prairie species (at least for North America) would include Big ...

Grassland & Prairies | Land Conservation | The Nature Conservancy

www.nature.org/ourinitiatives/habitats/grasslands/

Grasslands and prairies are some of the most imperiled natural systems in the world. Explore how The Nature Conservancy works to preserve these crucial ...

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Grasslands Biome - Blue Planet Biomes

www.blueplanetbiomes.org

Grassland biomes are large, rolling terrains of grasses, flowers and herbs. Latitude, soil and local climates for the most part determine what kinds of plants grow ...

The grassland biome

www.ucmp.berkeley.edu

The grassland biome ... Grasslands are characterized as lands dominated by grasses rather than ... Tropical grasslands or savannas; Temperate grasslands.

World Biomes - Grassland

www.worldbiomes.com

Oct 30, 2009 ... WorldBiomes.com - Explore Grassland Biomes. ... The prairie soil is rich in nutrients and is ideal for the growth of plant life, which is why prairie ...