This is a Temperate Rainforest Food Web. See if you can identify all the parts of the food web that make this a functioning, healthy ecosystem. Look for:
The Producers – trees, shrubs and grass
The Primary Consumers – snowshoe hare, mice, voles, chipmunks, deer, seed-eating birds
The Secondary Consumers – owls, bobcat, bear
The Scavengers – mushrooms, fungus, insects, raccoon
The Decomposers or Detrivores – mushrooms, insects and microorganisms.
*Read More About Temperate Rainforests.
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