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Biomes Poster

This brightly colored poster (30 x 20 in.) focuses on the ecological classification of Minnesota's ecosystems. The back of the poster is divided into panels containing information on each on Minnesota's four biomes (coniferous forest, deciduous forest, prairie grassland, and tallgrass aspen parkland) as well as other information.

 

To order a full-size poster for your classroom, contact the DNR Information Center or download 8.5 x 11 poster front This is a PDF file. You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader to download it. only and back panels This is a PDF file. You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader to download it.

image of front of poster

image of back of poster

Educational ideas for using biomes information:

  • Use the poster back panels and front of poster to create a bulletin board.
  • Copy poster back panels and distribute to students for reading. Panels can be pasted into a journal and students can add their own impressions and thoughts on each biome.
  • Locate your community on the Minnesota Biome Map and learn more about your biome.
  • Use the Biome Table and Tree information Web pages to identify the trees in your biome.
  • Learn more detailed information about Minnesota's biomes and ecosystems through the Ecological Classification System.