Biome By Sean Rice
Taiga’s Plant Life • Taiga has few deciduous trees like Birch , Alder , Willow and more; • Taiga also has many evergreen trees like Fir and Pine trees; and • These trees help prey animals take shelter from larger animals.
Taiga’s Animals • Most of the Taiga animals are mammals because of the climate; • Most reptiles avoid the Taiga also because of its climate; • Wolfs and lynx are the main 3rd consumers of the Taiga; and • Bears are one of the largest consumers in the Taiga Biome.
Taigas Climate and Geography • The Taiga climate is cool and has a moderate precipitation; • The Taiga biome stretches from west central Canada to eastern Russia which makes it the largest biome in the world; and • The Taiga climate is suited for furry and plump mammals because they can produce body heat.
Interesting Facts • The Taiga Biome is the most forested biome in the world; • The Taiga is prone to wildfires, because of this, many trees have adapted by growing thick bark; • Old trees can be found in the taiga some trees are thousands of years old; and • The Taiga covers 11% percent of earth.