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Showing Grade 9, Unit 4, Physical Geography: Vegetation
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1992 Agricultural Atlas of the U.S.

http://www.nass.usda.gov/census/census92/ag1100.htm

Rating: 1, Awesome!

Description: This website provides significant information on crops, people and resources from the 1992 Census in map and chart form.

Comments: This is not only good information for teaching U.S. history and geography, but would be a useful resource for developing STAR testing type questions and activities.

Resource Type: Other.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 14

Biomes of the World

http://mbgnet.mobot.org/sets/index.htm

Rating: 1, Awesome!

Description: The Missouri Botanical Garden has a good site about biomes of the world. Select from taiga, temperate, rainforest, desert, grasslands and tundra. Or find information about freshwater or marine ecosystems.

Comments: National Geography Standard 8: Understands the characteristics of ecosystems on Earth's surface.

Resource Type: Compilation of Links.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 400

Desert USA

http://www.desertusa.com/index.html

Rating: 1, Awesome!

Description: This site invites you to explore the deserts of North America including the Great Basin, Mojave, Sonoran, and Chihuahuan. Standard 4.1.3

Resource Type: Mix of Text and Graphics.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 936

Manu: Peru's Hidden Rainforest

http://www.pbs.org/edens/manu/

Rating: 1, Awesome!

Description: This site has resources to support the PBS series "The Living Edens" or can be used alone to study the people, the vegetation and the animals of an unspoiled section of rain forest in eastern Peru.

Resource Type: Mix of Text and Graphics.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 2051

Physical Geography of Egypt

http://www.website1.com/odyssey/week1/FYI.html

Rating: 2, High!

Description: This site has pictures and description of Egypt's physical geography including the features of the deserts, the Nile, and the Sinai. Standards 6.2.1, and 10.9.6

Resource Type: Mix of Text and Graphics.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 2445

Tour of Biomes

http://www.cotf.edu/ete/modules/msese/earthsysflr/biomes.html

Rating: 2, High!

Description: Thisis an explanation of the six biomes and the interaction between the environment, animals, and plants.

Resource Type: Secondary Text.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 3184

National Wetlands Inventory

http://wetlands.fws.gov/

Rating: 3, Medium.

Description: This site links to National Wetlands Information with data about plants and animals that thrive in wetlands areas and what is happenings to wetlands regions in North America.

Resource Type: Secondary Text.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 2264

Salt Creek in Death Valley

http://aeve.com/digitaldesert/death-valley/saltcreek/

Rating: 3, Medium.

Description: Discover the types of plants and animals that survive in one of the driest, hottest places on earth: Death Valley, California. Standard 3.1.1

Resource Type: Mix of Text and Graphics.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 2687

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