The Climate in the Tundra
The tundra is known as the "land of the midnight sun" during the summertime, when the sun shines nearly 24 hours a day for six to 10 weeks. You can observe this transitional biome before reaching the ice caps of the North Pole. Learning more about this...
Map of arctic and antarctic tundra shown in light blue-green ... Due to the harsh
climate of Arctic tundra, regions of this kind have seen little human activity, even ...
Tundra Climate (E). The tundra is a bleak and treeless place. It is cold through all
months of the year Summer is a brief period of milder climates when the sun ...
TUNDRA. Welcome to the Tundra's climate page. Here you can find information
on the climate of the Tundra. Tundra landscape. The winter temperatures ...
Tundra ecosystems are treeless regions found in the Arctic and on the tops of
mountains, where the climate is cold and windy and rainfall is scant. Tundra
The tundra is the coldest biome in the world. The temperature rarely gets above -
18 degrees F (-8 degrees C). In June it can sometimes reach a balmy 50 ...
This site is designed for middle school and high school students. The site
explains the 12 climate types found on Earth. It discusses the causes of climate
The tundra climate region occurs between 60° and 75° of latitude, mostly along
the Arctic coast of North America and Eurasia and on the coastal margins of ...
Tundra comes from the Finnish word tunturi, meaning treeless plain. ... Extremely
cold climate; Low biotic diversity; Simple vegetation structure; Limitation of ...
A secondary school revision resource for GCSE Geography on tundra, including
characteristics, formation, and how vegetation has adapted.