Ice Cap

It's cold! Ice everywhere! Brrrr!

Climate Location and Seasons

Mainly found on Greenland and Antarctica. Ice cap and tundra are found only on the north and south poles. Ice cap has 2 seasons, the seasons are determined the amount of light.

Temperature and Precipitation

Temperatures are always at or below freezing. The ice cap region is covered with ice and snow. The intense cold makes the air dry. Lichens and low plants may grow on rocks. Most polar regions are relatively dry, because cold air holds little moisture.