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Biomes [Living Worlds]
Biomes: Living Worlds is a web site devoted to all seven land biomes: tundra, taiga, chaparral, rainforest, grassland, desert, and temperate forest. This highly interactive site features captivating text, amazing pictures, interesting movies, and a highly interactive and feature filled eSchool. Sections about climate, location, plants, animals, land formation, soil, and human influence, for each biome is also featured on this site. This site is easy to use and easy to understand. The glossary will help anyone understand lengthy and scientific terms. Charts and graphics will also help anyone visualize important processes and abstract ideas. This site is a comprehensive resource on biomes, and brings awareness to the rapid destruction of our ever fading natural environment. There is also a glossary to clarify dubious terms in order to facilitate better understand of the content. Included are charts and graphics to help the user to visualize important processes and abstract ideas. We hope this will be a comprehensive resource on biomes. In so doing, we want people to be aware of the rapid destruction we bring if we are not careful with the blessings carefully protected by our forefathers.
2001 Award Winner
19 & under
Science & Technology > Life Science > Ecology