Grasslands and the Grassland Biome: Facts, Pictures, Plants, Animals, Ecology & Threats

The Grassland Biome

The Grassland Biome

The grassland biome is the characteristic community of animals and plants found in the world's grasslands. Grasslands are regions on Earth in which the dominant plants are grasses. Grasslands are found on every continent except Antarctica, and in total cover between 30 and 40% of Earth's land area. With trees either sparse or absent, grasslands are wide open places that experience low rainfall. They are typically inhabited by grazing animals, whose presence helps keep tree growth to a minimum.

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List of the Most Amazing Places In The World

List of the Most Amazing Places In The World

On this page is a list of the most amazing places in the world. You'll find incredible pictures and facts about each location, and links to further information.

From rainforests to mysterious ancient ruins, coral reefs to canyons: there are amazing places all over the world. This list contains some of the most famous locations on Earth, but there are many more. Let us know if your favourite place is missing – we might even add it to the list!

Have you visited any of these places? Let us know in the comments below!

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Is Antarctica A Country?

Is Antarctica A Country

One polar region-related question that people frequently ask the internet is: Is Antarctica A Country?

If you’ve read our Antarctica Facts article then you’ll know that Antarctica is not a country. It’s a continent.

In this article, we’ll tell you why Antarctica isn’t a country, and we’ll also look at who owns Antarctica …

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Antarctica Facts For Kids

Antarctica Facts For Kids

In Antarctica Facts For Kids, we’ll be exploring the vast frozen continent of Antarctica. We’ll find out about its location, its climate, its animals and plants, and how it was discovered.

Discover interesting facts about Antarctica by looking out for the blue text!

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The Arctic Facts For Kids

The Arctic Facts For Kids

The Arctic facts for kids: read on to find incredible facts and figures about this amazing polar region.

In this article, you'll find out where the Arctic is, learn about its climate and wildlife, and discover what life is like at the northernmost part of the world ...

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