Arctic Tundra

By: Michael Valverde, Kelvin Vega

Location of Biome in Biosphere

Our biome, Arctic Tundra, is located in the arctic.
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The many organisms adaptations that have evolved for survival in this biome are ...

The dominant vegetation found in the Arctic Tundra

Meteorological elements that impact the characteristics of the Arctic Tundra are...

  • Latitude and sunlight

  • Pressure

  • Temperature

  • Geography

  • Wind

  • Humidity

  • Clouds

  • Precipitation

Other abiotic factors that impact that the Arctic Tundra are...

  • usually strong winds, rainfall, there is very little each year but the soil is sustained well enough for plants to grow, short summer days and not that hot, no trees, photosynthesis and long and cold winters with permafrost layers of soil.

Works Cited


"National Snow and Ice Data Center." Factors Affecting Arctic Weather and Climate. N.p., n.d. Web. 01 June 2015.

"National Snow and Ice Data Center." Factors Affecting Arctic Weather and Climate. N.p., n.d. Web. 01 June 2015.

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"Plants of the Arctic and Antarctic — Polar Plants — Beyond Penguins and Polar Bears." Beyond Penguins and Polar Bears Plants of the Arctic and Antarctic Comments. N.p., n.d. Web. 01 June 2015.

"Tundra Animals: 6 Arctic Animals Perfectly Adapted For Life In The Cold - Conservation Institute." Conservation Institute. N.p., 15 July 2013. Web. 01 June 2015.