There is a lot of information available about ecozones and biomes and this pathfinder points towards some of the best. It will help you find websites, books, videos, databases and other resources. If you need more help, be sure to ask at your local library.
Brief descriptions of the major biomes including many illustrations and diagrams.
Videos, slides & music about biomes, ecosystems, weather, food chaims and more. Click on "See All related Jam's" for more content.
This adult site has a lot of useful information for children on the ecosystems of Canada. It lists the plants,the animals and other things that live in each.
An online project created by the ROM and the Ontario Ministry of Natural Resources, this site has field guides, species at risk, and guided online tours of the ROM collections.
CDN The Living Earth
Examine ecosystems and learn about the creatures that live there at this exhibit at the Ontario Science Centre.
Your mission, should you choose to accept it, is to investigate biomes, then test your knowledge about the biomes by completing each mission.
The 4 kinds of forest regions within Ontario and lots of forest facts.
Are you looking for Canadian information? Check here first.
Audio, Video, and Interactive
Find More at the Library
- To locate more books, use the suggested call numbers, keywords, and phrases to search the library catalogue.
Call numbers to browse
- 333.7 Natural resources and energy
- 551.4 Oceans and water
- 577 Ecology
- 578 Living Organisms
Suggested subject headings for catalogue
- Biotic communities -- Juvenile literature
- Ecology -- Juvenile literature
- Rain forests
- Water, mountains, deserts