Free teaching resource

Map of the World's Vegetation Zones

Teach Starter Publishing
PDF | 1 page | Years: 3 - 6

A poster to display in the classroom when locating the different vegetation zones of the world.

Display and use this teaching resource during Geography lessons as a reference for students when identifying the location of different vegetation zones around the world.

The vegetation zones shown on this poster include:

  • tundras
  • coniferous forests
  • grasslands
  • deciduous forests
  • rainforests
  • deserts.


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  • Lucy Murfet

    Thanks! I wanted to know that too!

    • Kristian

      Hi Lucy, Glad to be able to help. If there is anything else I can assist you with, please don't hesitate to contact me.

  • Krystin Davey

    What do the blank/ white parts of this map represent?

    • Kristian

      Hi Krystin, The blank parts fall outside of the six zones mentioned in the key of the poster. They have unique climates which would be too diverse and varied to include. This poster focuses on the main types of vegetation of the world reflected in