Temperate grassland food chain

Temperate grasslands found in the interior of the continents are characterized by large seasonal variations. It has warm summers and cool winter.

These grasslands strongly depend on precipitation. If there is higher precipitation it leads to tall and soft grass.If there is lower precipitation it leads to the short and soft grass.

These regions are good for wheat cultivation. Due to the lack of farm labour, mechanized agriculture is practiced. Pastoral industry is the main source of occupation, animal slaughtering, meat, dairy products, etc are industries here.

Grasshopper, wolf, bison, prairie dog are common in these areas. Temperate Grasslands are called by different names in different parts of the world.

Prairies- North America

Steppes- Eurasia

Pampas -Argentina and Uruguay

Veld- South Africa

Down- Australia and New Zealand

* * All the Notes in this blog, are referred from Tamil Nadu State Board Books and Samacheer Kalvi Books. Kindly check with the original Tamil Nadu state board books and Ncert Books.