White biosphere icon
Just one moment,
loading Biosphere...

The biosphere is divided into natural and developed areas. The natural areas include many different natural habitats: deserts, forests, water bodies and the like. All living things - including humans - depend on their habitat or land cover for survival.

Interested in collecting data about the featured phenomenon at your school? Visit this page to explore GLOBE protocols (data collection procedures) and student datasheets that support your students' investigations.

The Biosphere Protocol eTraining module provides an introduction to the Biosphere investigation. You will learn how to conduct GLOBE’s biosphere protocols so that the data you collect is of appropriate precision and accuracy.

News and Events