Decomposer Discovery Outside
Describe the area in which you found a decomposer (ie. under something? shady area? moist? dry?)
It is very moist and shady. Around our area we found signs of termites.
What type of decomposer did you identify>
We identified termites, maggots, and moss.
What other biotic and abiotic things are in the immediate area? (List and describe as many as you can identify)
We found dirt as and abiotic thing and plants, trees, insects, and bamboo.
What are the signs that decomposition is happening?
The tree we are studying for Decomposers have large and small holes and was once a living tree that was thick and healthy, but now it’s covered in termites, spiderwebs, and at the right bottom half it has about 6 inches tall of bark. The bark is covered in moss at the bottom of it.
What is the temperature in the exact spot you found the decomposer?
The exact spot we found the decomposers it was 60 degrees Fahrenheit.
What is the ground temperature in that area?
The ground temperature in the area was 59 degrees Fahrenheit.

What sunlight rating would you give the immediate area using the following scale?

For the rating we gave it a 7 out of 7. It was very,very dark.