Ecosystems Hotlist
Click on the links below to find more information about the ecosystem you are researching.  Be sure to record the information on your Website Resource Sheet. 

 

General

http://www.windows2universe.org/earth/ecosystems.html

http://www.kidsdiscover.com/spotlight/biomes-for-kids/

http://www.factmonster.com/ipka/A0769052.html

http://kids.nceas.ucsb.edu/biomes/

http://www.ducksters.com/science/ecosystems/world_biomes.php

http://www.cashmancuneo.net/biomes/biomes.html

http://www.kidsgeo.com/geography-for-kids/0164-ecosystems.php

http://www.windows2universe.org/earth/ecosystems.html

 

Tundra

http://www.alaskakids.org/index.cfm/Know-Alaska/Alaska-Geography/Tundra/

http://www.softschools.com/facts/biomes/tundra_biome_facts/171/

http://www.ducksters.com/science/ecosystems/tundra_biome.php

http://kids.nceas.ucsb.edu/biomes/tundra.html

 

Temperate Rainforests/Rainforests

https://www.nps.gov/olym/learn/nature/temperate-rain-forests.htm

http://wwf.panda.org/about_our_earth/ecoregions/pacific_temperate_rainforests.cfm

http://temperaterainforestelynam.weebly.com/plants.html

http://rainforests.pwnet.org/4teachers/background.php

http://wwf.panda.org/about_our_earth/ecoregions/pacific_temperate_rainforests.cfm

http://kids.nceas.ucsb.edu/biomes/rainforest.html

http://kids.nceas.ucsb.edu/biomes/temperateforest.html

 

 

 

Wetlands

http://www.earthskids.com/ek_science-pond-wetland.htm

http://education.nationalgeographic.com/education/encyclopedia/wetland/?ar_a=1

 

Grasslands

http://www.ducksters.com/science/ecosystems/grasslands_biome.php

http://www.mbgnet.net/sets/grasslnd/types.htm

http://www.blueplanetbiomes.org/prairie.htm

http://kids.nceas.ucsb.edu/biomes/grassland.html

 

Deserts

http://dpcinc.org/index.php/site/article/desert_facts_for_kids/

https://kidskonnect.com/science/deserts/

http://kids.nceas.ucsb.edu/biomes/desert.html