Quiz Card Seventeen Name the most peaceful of all the woodland communities. Very few animals live here because there is no shrub or field layer. There is a very deep layer of litter that makes this community almost completely silent.
Quiz Card Nineteen Why are the woods of New York called temperate forests?
Answer Quiz Card Nineteen Temperate forests are never too hot or too cold, too wet or too dry, or too windy. The trees “temper” or tone down the effects of wind, rain, and temperature so that the woods are always moderate or medium.
Quiz Card Twenty Where can you find temperate forests besides here in New York?
Answer Quiz Card Twenty Temperate forests are mainly found in the Northern hemisphere as far north as Maine and as far south as the Smoky Mountains in Tennessee. Temperate forests were called wildwood in Great Britain and once covered England and temperate Europe all the way to western USSR. They can also be found in the eastern middle of China, in Korea, and in Japan.