Biomes of the World from the Missouri Botanical Garden

Biomes of the World from The Wild Classroom Earth Floor Biomes Ecology Communications  Ecology Communications presents the highest level of commitment to the environment, to personal and community ecology, and to a sustainable way of life for ourselves and the next generation -- through highly compelling, visual, unbiased and empowering television and Internet content. It's all about connecting... people with the environment, with their home, and with themselves. It's about the seven E's: Environment, Education, Enlightenment, Entertainment, Excitement, Empowerment, Excellence. It's all about Ecology! Environmental Education on the Internet.  This site has a searchable collection that is organized by topic.  Topics include fresh water, oceans, coast, air and climate, endangered species, toxics and waste management, wildlife and more.  EstuaryLIVE.  This site has live on-demand video for over 20 estuaries. eNature-Bringing Nature to Life.  (4/5-12) INTERACTIVE Kids do Ecology (K-6)  This site is designed for young students to learn about ecology. Journey North  (4/5-12)  INTERACTIVE Journey North engages students in a global study of wildlife migration and seasonal change. K-12 students share their own field observations with classmates across North America. They track the coming of spring through the migration patterns of monarch butterflies, robinshummingbirdswhooping cranesgray whalesbald eagles— and other birds and mammals; the budding of plants; changing sunlight; and other natural events. Find migration mapspictures, standards-based lesson plans, activities and information to help students make local observations and fit them into a global context. Widely considered a best-practices model for education, Journey North is the nation's premiere "citizen science" project for children. NatureServe.  (4/5-12) Providing the scientific basis for effective conservation action, NatureServe is a leading source for information about rare and endangered species and threatened ecosystems. WorldBiomes.  (4/5-12) INTERACTIVE is a site covering 5 of the major world biomes.