Essays Tagged: "biomes"

Ecosystems- This essay covers every major biome in biology, addresses every key term in Enviromental Biology, and gives great illistrations of each biome.

There are several large categories of living communities called biomes. The biomes are made up of ecosystems. The living parts of an ecosystem, like the plants, ani ... s/muslink/forest/htmls/pr_wet.html7. ... BioBookcommecosys.html

(24 pages) 301 0 4.6 Jul/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology

ECOSYSTEMS: Estuaries, Swamps and Marshes, Tropical rain forests, Temperate Forests, Taiga, Savanna, Continental shelf, Tundra, Desert, Temperate Grassland.

parts. Starting with the biosphere, there are several large categories of living communities called biomes. The biomes are made up of ecosystems. The living parts of an ecosystem, like the plants, ani ...

(25 pages) 136 0 2.0 Mar/2005

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science

Controversial essay Kyoto Protocol

is still negatively affecting the earth. Contamination from the burning of fossil fuels is ruining biomes in the world, and our population of humans needs to do something to clean up our act. The Kyo ...

(2 pages) 47 0 5.0 Feb/2006

Subjects: Science Essays > Earth Sciences


Biomes embody the interconnectedness between climate and vegetation. Latitude is a big factor in det ... amples of a chaparral biome are plat plains, rocky hills, and mountain slopes. The climate in these biomes is very hot and dry. The temperature in the winter is about 10 oC but in the summer, it is 40 ... , jack rabbits, horned toads, alligator lizards, praying mantis, honey bees, and lady bugs.Tropical biomes are forests of tall trees which live in an environment that has all year round warmth. It can ...

(2 pages) 27 0 3.7 May/2006

Subjects: Science Essays > Earth Sciences

Aquatic Biomes

By definition, biomes are major regional groups of distinctive plant, and animal communities best adapted to the re ... e identified by the climax vegetation type ("Biome" 1). This means there can be dozens of different biomes in the world all characterized by various differences. For example, we live in what is known ... be further classified into what is called the Northeastern coastal forests. There are many various biomes that can be further classified. They can be classified as either terrestrial or aquatic biome ...

(7 pages) 40 0 5.0 Aug/2006

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology

Earth In 40 Years

ill a splendid place to be. There are numerous species of plants and animals inhabiting the various biomes of our planet, from the frozen tundra to the humid tropical rain forest. A large amount of th ...

(3 pages) 21 0 4.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science

Over Population in China

rtake China sitting on 1.54 billion people by 2040.Figure 1.1 Chinas Population pyramid during 1995.Biomes of China 2.0The biomes of China are separated in to five different sections.Section 1.The mos ... s biome. It can experience the same temperature and usually has the same animals found in it. These biomes are regularly found near each other.Section 5.The last major biome found in China is Desert. ...

(2 pages) 22 0 3.0 Mar/2009

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Current Issues

Deserts Glaciers and Climate

Axia CollegeOctober 18, 2009The earth is consisting of two biomes or landscapes in the atmosphere. These two are knownas the dessert landscape and the glacial ...

(4 pages) 13 0 5.0 Oct/2009

Subjects: Science Essays > Atmospheric Sciences