5 Temperate Grassland Fun Facts!

5 Temperate Grassland Fun Facts!

– A temperate grassland is characterized by a rich mix of grasses & under laid by some of the world’s most fertile soils.

– Temperate grasslands obtain hot summers & cold winters with infrequent fires.

– Dominant plants include; lush, perennial grasses & herbs; most are resistant to drought, fire, & cold.

– Temp Grasslands spread out through central Asia, North America, Australia, central Europe, and South America.

– Periodic fires & heavy grazing by large herbivores manage the characteristic plant community in a temperate grassland.

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