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2 big geographic areas with comparable climax communities.
3 components that identify Climate Temperature Latitude –Zero latitude at the equator –90° latitude at the poles –The higher the latitude the lower the suns energy
4 elevation –The distance above sea level –Atmosphere acts together insulation
5 Precipitation The amount of moisture that condenses and falls to the earth as rain.
6 Terrestrial Biomes(land) Tundra –A treeless area in between the icecap and also the tree line of Artic regions, having a permantly frozen sub- soil(Permafrost) and supporting low cultivation vegetation. Small precipitation
7 Taiga( northern Coniferous Forest) Sun-artic, evergreen coniferous forests of sub-artic lands, covering substantial areas of north America and Eurasia overcame by fir and also spruce tree
8 temperate Deciduous Forest uncovered in the northern and southern hemispheres Latitudes below 50° Four distinct seasons Temp variety –0 to 30°C 75 come 150cm of precipitation
9 dry Rainforest at the equator Lush green plants 200 come 400cm that rain every year consistent temp that 25°C Hot and humid
10 meadow Temperate and tropical areas 25-75 centimeter of rain a year good farming area dry season
11 Desert Arid region Less 보다 25cm that rain per year sporadic or no vegetation spanned in sand or gravel
12 Aquatic Biomes(water) Two varieties of water biomes –Freshwater –Marine
13 Freshwater biome The aquatic biome consisting that water containing fewer salts than the waters in the naval biome; separated into 2 zones: running waters (rivers, streams) and also standing waters (lakes, ponds).
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14 marine Biome The aquatic biome consisting of waters comprise 3.5% salt ~ above average; includes the oceans and also covers an ext than 70% of the Earth"s surface.