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Prairie - Wikipedia

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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

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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  ...

Grasslands Biome - Blue Planet Biomes

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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

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Grasslands are characterized as lands dominated by grasses rather than large shrubs or trees. In the Miocene and Pliocene Epochs, which spanned a period of  ...

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!

Science for Kids: Grasslands Biome - Ducksters

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

Grasslands | Temperate Grasslands | Defenders of Wildlife

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

Temperate Grasslands Biome - The Wild Classroom

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Temperate grasslands are a division of a larger biome grouping of grasslands that includes tropical savannas. Both biome types are characterized by a ...

World Biomes - Grassland

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Oct 30, 2009 ... WorldBiomes.com - Explore Grassland Biomes. ... growth of plant life, which is why prairie regions have been exploited by farmers for centuries.

Grassland Biome Facts - SoftSchools

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Grassland biomes are made mostly of grasses. They are said to ... Grasslands are also known as prairies, pampas, steppes, and savannas. Grassland biomes ...