The chaparral biome is located on the west coast of the United States and South America, Cape Town area of South Africa, the western tip of Australia, the and coastal areas of the Mediterranean. It is composed of flat plains, rocky hills, and mountain slopes.
Biotic Factors: Native Animal and Plant Species
Biotic Factors: Invasive Animal and Plant Species
- N.d. Photograph. GoogleWeb. 26 Oct 2013. <www.google.com>.
- "Chaparral." BluePlanetBiomes. BluePlanetBiomes. Web. 26 Oct 2013. <http://www.blueplanetbiomes.org/chaparral.htm>.
- "Invasive Plant Inventory." California Invasive Plant Council. cal-ipc. Web. 26 Oct 2013 <http://www.calipc.org/ip/management/ipcw/pages/detailreport.cfm@usernumber=79&surveynumber=182.php>.
- Bersbach, Chris. "World Wildlife Fund Ecoregion." colby. Brandeis University. Web. 26 Oct 2013. <http://www.colby.edu/biology/BI131/Lab/Ecoregion Sample 2 Chris Bersbach.pdf>.