Images © by James L. Reveal, Norton-Brown Herbarium, University of Maryland, unless otherwise credited.

BSCI 124 Lecture Notes

Department of Plant Biology, University of Maryland

Temperate Rain, Sclerophyllous and Deciduous Forests

VI. General features of temperate deciduous forests

VII. Temperate Rain Forest

Sclerophyllous Forest in the Sierra Madre Occidental, Durango

VIII. Mixed Conifer and Hardwood Sclerophyllous Forests

Fall foliage near the University of Maryland Campus, Maryland

Image from The Ohio State University

IX. Temperate Deciduous Forests

Destruction of early forest regrowth near Bethesda, Maryland

Other sites of interest
The Great Earth Gallery
Biomes: Excellent notes by David Bogler of the University of Texas
Biomes: A brief review
Ecological Subregions of the United States by McNab & Avers
Land-Econet: The Landscape Ecology Network
Arctic Circle: Resources on the Arctic

Rudbeckia hirta - State flower of Maryland

Main Terrestial Biome page

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Last revised: 17 Oct 1997 - Reveal