Tundra

Holden Ballard

Weather and climate

Weather and climate

  • long, cold, dark winters (6 to 10 months with mean monthly temperatures below 32° F orthe climate has long cold winters and short cool summers. The tundra climate is midway between sub-arctic and ice cap climates

Grass land

Grass land

You can't really see the grassland when it's cold but in the summer you can see it unless it doesn't get really worm

Temperature

Temperature

  • It has temperatures below 32° F or 0°, it can get really cold in the summer and it can get even colder in the winter

Animals

Animals

There are animals that live in this biome You might find lemmings, caribou, and arctic hares in the tundra. Animals who live in the tundra have special adaptations to survive. Some animals in the tundra are adapted to the climate by breeding and raising their young in the summer. Many animals hibernate.

Animals

Here are some animals that live in the tundra biome

Plants

Plants

The plants that live in the harsh permafrost soil usually adapt to the weather by being short and grouped together to resist winds and to be protected. The only time the plants can grow more than they do is in the summer time but sometimes the summer is cold so the animals don't really have a big amount of food to eat all the time.

Plants

Here are some plants that grow in the tundra biome

Human impact

Human Impact

There are a few of human impacts in the tundra biome and they are Overhunting,Global Warming, oil drilling,overdevelopment and pollution all of these can happen and they can hurt there environment.

Islands

There aren't any island to be exact but there are some islands similar like it.

Precipition

Precipitation

in the tundra biome the precipitation is in the summer, especially in July. The tundra areas often have greater precipitation in August.

Trees

There is only one tree in the tundra biome and its called the dwarf Willow,It grows no more than 8 feet high and has green foliage

Tundra video

Birds

Birds

These are birds that live in the tundra biome

Body's of water

Body's of water

The hole thing is made up of a body of water when it melts its grass