Tundra

By: Zach Weber

Definition

A vast, treeless Arctic Region of Europe, Asia, and North America in which subsoil is permanently frozen.

Animals

  • Polar Bear
  • Caribou
  • Arctic Fox
  • Arctic Hare
  • Snowy Owl
  • Musk Ox
  • Ptarmigan

Plants

  • Bear Berry
  • Arctic Mass
  • Caribou Moss
  • Diamond Leaf Willow
  • Labrador Tea
  • Pasque Flower
  • Tufted Saxifrage

Human impact

The Tundra is a very fragile biome. The human impact on it is devastating. Oil companies drilling for the Arctic's precious oil reserves and Global warming melting the ice.
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Land Description

The Tundras' land is described as cold, treeless , and frozen landscapes. There is two types of Tundras Arctic and Alpine Tundras.