Can you find frogs on Mount Everest? What is the climate like in the Congo Basin in February? Do you have endangered species in your own neighborhood?
BiomeViewer lets you explore and discover Earths ecosystems with a tap of your finger! Drop a pin to see historic climate data, wildlife, stunning pictures, and more for any terrestrial location on the planet. Discover how patterns of human settlement and agriculture have changed the planet since 1700.
Descriptions for every major biome on each continent
Biodiversity data for more than 16,000 species of reptiles, amphibians, and mammals
Gridded historical climate data for the entire planet
Global precipitation and temperature maps
Maps of human alteration of ecosystems over the last 300 years
Side-by-side biome comparisons
Fully interactive globe and flat map versions of all datasets
Gridlines and political boundaries
Animated data sets
Educator guide with tips for use in the classroom