Try the following online sources for information on biomes:
For interactive video on biomes present in South Carolina try:
NatureScene: Congaree Swamp, South Carolina
Take an interactive tour to learn more about this biome
NatureScene: Cartwheel Bay Biomes
NatureScene: Bulls Island
NatureScene: Appalachian Cove
*These resources may also be accessed through http://knowitall.org/
Search for term “Biomes”
For more general information try:
Biomes – Food webs -
Information about coniferous / taiga, tundra and deciduous forest
Boreal Forest Region: Alberta, Canada -
This page has information on endangered plants and animals in this region.
Environmental issues are also discussed.
Enchanted Learning Habitats and Biomes -
Features information on the animals of particular biomes.
Taiga or Boreal Forest -
This site has facts on flora and fauna with plant adaptations mentioned
The Temperate Broadleaf Deciduous Forest -
Climate and flora and fauna of the biome are presented.
The Tundra -
This resource describes adaptations to the biome in detail for fauna and
limited detail for flora.
On-line Yukon Environmental Education Resource Guide -
A link to many kinds of information about the Yukon which is located in the
Missouri Botanical Garden - http://mbgnet.mobot.org/sets/main.htm
Explore the rainforest, tundra, taiga, desert, temperate and grasslands
biomes. Includes information about animal and plant adaptation.
Middle Arctic Tundra -
This site provides information on flora and fauna as well as, environmental
issues in the Northwest Territories.
The Earth’s Floor
Center for Educational Technology – Biomes Tour
World’s Biomes Page – Exhibits of various Biomes
The Franklin Institute – Biomes online