Tundra Biome

Kerry & Vinh

Information

The word 'tundra' comes from a Finnish word 'tunturia' which means treeless plain. It is the coldest biome of all biomes with extreme temperatures. The winter temperatures are mostly below minus 34 degrees Celsius and summer temperatures of 3-12 degrees Celsius. It easily eliminates other biomes with temperature like this.

Facts

Antarctica is part of the Tundra Biome

The tundra biome is an ecosystem located near the North Pole in the Arctic Circle. It is located near the North Pole in the Arctic Circle because that is one of the coldest place on the planet. The tundra biome doesn't rain because the tundra biome's water is already frozen solid.