It predominates in the northern hemisphere, eastern United States, western Europe, eastern Asia, Korea, Japan and parts of China.
The amount of radiant energy is higher and rainfall reaches 750 to 1,000 mm, distributed throughout the year. Clear seasons of the year. In this biome, most shrubs and trees lose their leaves in the fall and animals migrate, hibernate, or have special adaptations to withstand the intense cold.
The plants are represented by dithotyledonous trees such as walnut, oak, beech. Animals are represented by squirrels, deer, many insects, insectivorous birds, bears, wolves etc.