Biomes Found in the United States

Now that we know a little more about the different types of biomes, let's find out where they are located. The United Kingdom only has a deciduous forest biome. Look at the map below. How many types of biomes does the United States have?
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activity.jpgAdd the following symbols to your Regions of the United States Map showing where each of the biomes in located in the United States. The following map symbols are available on my photo bucket as well as a regions map of the United States.
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sm_taiga.gif
sm_rainforest.gif
sm_grass.gif
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sm_desert.gif
Tundra
Taiga
Tropical Rain Forest
Grasslands
Deciduous Forest
Desert


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Go to Edmodo and answer the following question.

As stated earlier, the United Kingdom only has a deciduous forest biome. How does this put the UK at a disadvantage compared to the United States with its many biomes? Give specific examples.



Respond to at least two other students. Be sure to add to the discussion and not just agree with the postings. Please stay on topic and only use kind words.