Plains: Plants and Animals
These Web links will provide
you with background information.
Plants of the Interior Plains
These three Web sites introduce plants found in
the three ecozones within the Interior Plains: the Taiga Plains, the Boreal
Plains, and the Prairie. The sites include diagrams and full-colour illustrations
of the natural vegetation in the three regions. It also discusses those
things that disrupt the natural ecosystems, including agriculture, fires,
droughts, insect infestations, and resource development.
Wildlife of the Interior
These Web sites are companion sites to the Plants
of the Interior Plains region. They include diagrams and full-colour illustrations
of the animal species found in the three regions. The sites discuss the
dominant animal species and look at how certain species have adapted to
BACK TO TOP OF PAGE