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Some interesting facts about the savanna biome are that these landforms exist all over the world, they have typically two seasons and the soil may not be suitable for farming. Although there are savannas in South America... More »

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The natural resources in the African Savanna include a multitude of grasses, oil, uranium, platinum, diamonds, coal, gold and oil. Because the Savanna spans nearly 5 million square miles of Africa, there are different na... More »

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There are many animals in the African savanna food web, such as lions, leopards, cheetahs, impalas, warthogs, springbok, gazelle, rhinoceroses, zebra, giraffe, elephants, hyenas, vultures, peacocks and flamingos. Each an... More »

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