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Temperate Forest Mammals (True Book) by Elaine Landau

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Published by Children"s Press (CT) .
Written in English


  • Fiction,
  • Science & Nature - Trees & Forests,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 9-12 Nonfiction,
  • Forest animals,
  • Juvenile literature,
  • Mammals,
  • Children: Grades 1-2

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages47
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9522437M
ISBN 100516261150
ISBN 109780516261157

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  Temperate Forest Mammals book. Read 3 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Completely redesigned for today's young investigative reade /5.   Mountain Mammals, Temperate Forest Mammals and Tropical Forest Mammals provide longer and more detailed information on fewer animals. This tighter focus makes these titles slightly more useful to children investigating specific animals for reports, or to satisfy personal : Forest mammals. Brown bears Brown bears (Ursus arctos) prefer forest environments, even if they adapt to a wide variety of habitats. In Italy, they only live on mountains which are largely covered with woods and have a steep morphology, since they keep away from . Some of the widest range of climates are found in the temperate forests of the world. Temperate forests can be either deciduous or evergreen. Deciduous forests contain primarily trees which lose their leaves in the winter. In the past there were more deciduous forests, but many of these forests were cleared to make land for growing crops.

There are different types of forests, and different groups of animals adapted to live in each. Use this mini-book to explore each of them. The author describes five mammals that live in temperate forests and discusses the origins and characteristics of each. 6. Identify, from pictures or in nature, at least five species of mammals commonly found in the temperate deciduous forests. Black bear, deer, raccoon, skunk, squirrels, chipmunk, opossum, and fox are some of the most widespread of mammals present in a temperate deciduous forest are common and widespread. TEMPERATE FOREST. Location | Weather | Plants | Animals | People | Games | Links. LOCATION: Most temperate, deciduous (leaf-shedding) forests are located in the eastern United States, Canada, Europe, China, Japan, and parts of Russia. Deciduous forests are broken up into five zones. The firstzone is the tree stratum zone. It is the tallest zone and trees her.

Temperate forest - Temperate forest - Fauna: The fauna of temperate forests resembles the regional fauna. However, the structure of the vegetation provides similar ecological niches in all regions of the same vegetation type, so that, although different species inhabit different forests, they are of a similar type. Tree holes provide homes and nest sites for arboreal mammals and birds in most. Temperate Forest Mammals (True Books: Animals) by Elaine Landau () Paperback – January 1, out of 5 stars 1 rating. See all 4 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Library Binding "Please retry" 4/5(1). The eastern gray squirrel's natural habitat is the hardwood oak, hickory, and walnut forests of eastern North America, where its numbers are controlled by resource availability and predators such as bobcats, owls, and foxes. It was introduced in Britain, where it has become an agricultural pest and out-competed the European red squirrel. Get this from a library! Animals of the temperate forests. [Sylvia A Johnson; Alcuin C Dornisch] -- Explores the physical characteristics and habits of ten animals living in the temperate forest--the raccoon, otter, beaver, moose, porcupine, flying squirrel, red fox, koala, European brown bear, and.