What type of animals&plants are in a taiga?

Answer Cold and harsh, the taiga does not offer conditions favorable to many plants and animals. There is less diversity than in the deciduous forests further south. Still, some species have discovered wa... Read More »

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What is the average temperature of the taiga?

Taiga, also known as the boreal forest, is located in Canada, Alaska, Sweden, Finland, Norway, and Russia. In winter the average high temperature is 30 degrees, and the average low temperature is -... Read More »

What is the average rainfall in the taiga?

Average rainfall in the taiga is 12 to 33 inches (30 to 85 cm) per year during the summer. The taiga is the forest area that stretches across Eurasia and North America just south of the tundra area... Read More »

Carnivores of the Taiga?

The taiga, also referred to sometimes as the boreal forest, is as well known for its conifer trees as for its diverse carnivores. Though it is the world's largest biome, or type of habitat, summert... Read More »

Herbivores of the Taiga?

The taiga, or boreal forest as it is sometimes called, covers the northern regions of North America, Asia and Europe. The largest land biome on earth, they are generally located south of tundras an... Read More »