ice cap is part of the polar region
Factors affecting climate
The Ice Cap barely any ocean currents, because it freezes before it will hit something. This area gets very strong winds. It is located in the north and south pole. Polar bears and Seals live here. The higher the altitude the more ice there will be.. No mountains, but there is high glaciers. Glaciers can cause rain shadows, which is precipitation on one side of the mountain and no precipitation on the other. The area is located at 89 degrees north and 0 degrees west which this part is in the the north pole. The other ice cap area is in the continent of Antarctica.