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1 BY; CASSIDY BELL, CASSIE GILPIN, AND EMILY ETTER. Arctic Tundra

2 Geography. Geographical location: North American Tundra: Latitude; 60 o to 85 o north. Longitude; 55 o to 160 o Tundra is a cold barren wasteland, includes snow, rocks, little variety of vegetation.

3 Zoology Many different animals live in the Arctic Tundra. They are as follows: Arctic fox Caribou Ermine Grizzly Bear Musk Ox Polar Bear Snowy Owl

4 Botany Plants of the Arctic Tundra… Low shrubs, sedges, reindeer mosses, liverworts, and grass 400 varieties of flowers. All plants are adapted to sweeping winds and disturbances of soil. Plants are short and grouped together to resist the cold temp. and are protected by snow during the winter.

5 Meteorology(Weather) & Human Influence Summer is a brief period of milder climates when the sun shines almost 24 hours day Summer only last 6-10 weeks. Never any warmer that 45 0 or 50 0 Winter temps don’t reach above 20 0 and average Endless hours darkness settle in and the winds blow even harder. The Tundra is an unusually cold, dry climate

6 Resources; hibits/biomes/tundra.php hibits/biomes/tundra.php com/ /8_polarbearcub.jpg com/ /8_polarbearcub.jpg com/ a8/12_tundra.jpg com/ a8/12_tundra.jpg MB/MB_ArcticFox04.jpg MB/MB_ArcticFox04.jpg s/pictures/ jpg s/pictures/ jpg t/1/c6/05/24/91/liverworts-close- up-web.jpg t/1/c6/05/24/91/liverworts-close- up-web.jpg Teens_158.jpg Teens_158.jpg /tundra_animal_page.htm /tundra_animal_page.htm om/2010/05/caribou_tundra.jpg om/2010/05/caribou_tundra.jpg russia.com/Portals/106/Images/ga llery3/Chu_17_large.jpg russia.com/Portals/106/Images/ga llery3/Chu_17_large.jpg dhKg4/R9qjCezm- II/AAAAAAAAAIE/Zbt22TUATbw /s400/art.gif dhKg4/R9qjCezm- II/AAAAAAAAAIE/Zbt22TUATbw /s400/art.gif


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