These sites have information about the different types of grassland habitats found throughout the world. Includes savannas, prairies, and steppes. Learn more about the climate and wildlife that are found in these ecosystems. There is also information about grasslands in Missouri and Utah. Includes eThemes Resources on habitats overview and prairie lands.
Read about the different types of prairies. The "Plants and Animals That Live in the Prairie" link shows more about Wisconsin prairies and the wildlife found there. The underlined words are links to information about that plant type.
Learn more about the prairie ecosystem and some of its animals. Includes information about an endangered species, the black-footed ferret. Click on the "Kits and Kids" link for some classroom handouts.
This resource covers the different ecosystems on our planet. Find out how these biomes differ, what characteristics make them unique, and where they are located. Includes a map of the different habitats found in Missouri and information about habitats in Utah. There are links to eThemes Resources on specific habitats and animal food chains, plus an eMINTS WebQuest.
There sites have information about prairie lands in Missouri. Topics include conservation, ecosystem, animals, plants, preservation, geographic locations, and climate conditions of Missouri prairie lands. Includes printable maps and an online game. There is a link to eThemes Resource on Grasslands.