The word ‘deciduous’ means to ‘fall off’ and Deciduous Trees shed their leaves every fall (autumn). These trees include oaks, maples and beeches. Deciduous Trees are found in mild and wet climate. They also grow in places with a wet and dry season. Deciduous forests can be found in the eastern half of North America and the middle of Europe. There are many deciduous forests in Asia. Some of the major areas where they are found are southwest Russia, Japan and Eastern China.