Utah's Plants and Animals - Where In Utah Am I?

The map below shows three Utah biomes. Print this page and fill in each section according to the number and color that each is assigned.


  1. Write a short paragraph explaining how the amount of rain that falls in Utah causes the differences in biomes.
  2. Lake Powell's shoreline is made of cliffs. How can there be a riparian biome there?
  3. What is the largest biome in Utah? What is the smallest? Can you name all seven biomes we have studied?
utah state board of education This Sci-ber Text was developed by the Utah State Board of Education and Utah educators.