Explore five of the world's main biomes on this site. Maps, resources,
and other eco-news are also included.
Major Biomes of the World
A good basic overview the biomes, with maps and pictures from the Virtual Geography Department Project and the Department of Geography, Radford University.
Columbia University's research affiliate in Arizona offers answers
Asked Questions about this biosphere laboratory. Go on a virtual
tour of locations within Biosphere 2.
What's It Like
Where You Live?
Ecosystems, and Marine
Tropical Forest Biomes
An introduction to tropical forests
Rainforest Action Network
RAF works to protect tropical rainforests and the human rights of
those living in and around those forests. See also: Rainforest
Desert section of the Evergreen Project Biomes Page.
University of Richmond site with links to other desert biome sites.
Find information about desert climate, animals, plants, and health
issues on this Springfield, OR school site.
Just for Teachers
- Lesson Plans and Classroom Resources
Georgia Institute of Technology. See also: Ecology
/ Environment and Lesson
Classroom of the Future
NASA's premier research and development program for educational
technologies. See also: Exploring
Virtual Geography Department
University of Colorado at Boulder. View some Virtual
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More interesting sites you might want to try.
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