In physical geography, tundra is a type of biome where the tree growth is
hindered by low temperatures and short growing seasons. The term tundra
The Tundra is located all over the world. Located in Alaska, Northern Canada,
edges of Greenland, Northern Scandinavia, northern Siberia, and Russia.
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Tundra is the coldest of all the biomes. Tundra comes from the Finnish word
tunturia, meaning treeless plain. It is noted for its frost-molded landscapes, ...
Tundra is located in Russia, Greenland, Canada, Europe, Antarctica, the tip of
South America and on any mountain top. The three types of tundra are alpine, ...
LOCATION: The tundra biome is the coldest of all biomes. It is also quite big. The
tundra covers about one fifth of the land on earth. The word tundra comes from ...
History of a name: The word tundra is believed to come from the Finnish word "
tunturia" which refers to a treeless plain. This feature helps define the tundra.
Where is Tundra found? Tundra is found in the extreme North of Canada and
Asia. What is Tundra? Arctic tundra is located in the northern hemisphere that ...
In the tundra, conditions are cold, with an annual average temperature less than
5 C, and precipitation (mostly in the form of snow) less than 100 mm per year ...
Tundra climate is usually found between the 60-75 degree latitude lines. Tundra
climate is mainly found along the coast of the Arctic Ocean. Tundra is a ...