The Tundra

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Tundra Facts

Plants:

Plants in the tundra include the bearberry, arctic moss, Caribou moss, the Diamond leafwillow, Labrador Tea, Pasque Flower, and the Tufted Saxifrage.

Animals:

Animals in the tundra include the arctic fox, caribou, ermine, grizzly bears, Harlequin ducks, the musk ox, polar bears and snowy owls.

Climate:

The climate in the tundra is cold and windy and rainfall is scarce. Tundra lands are snow-covered for much of the year, until summer when summer comes where there is an abundance of wildflowers.

Location:

The tundra biome can be found in Alaska, Northern Canada, the edges of Greenland, Northern Scandinavia, northern Siberia, and Russia.

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