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Tundra - Wikipedia

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Arctic tundra occurs in the far Northern Hemisphere, north of the taiga belt. The word "tundra" usually refers only to the areas where the ...

Arctic Tundra - Classroom of the Future

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Image that shows a portion of the Arctic Tundra landscape. Arctic tundra is found across northern Alaska, Canada, and Siberia. This biome has long cold winters ...

Tundra -- National Geographic

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Tundras are among Earth's coldest, harshest biomes. Tundra ecosystems are treeless regions found in the Arctic and on the tops of mountains, where the ...

Tundra - Kids Do Ecology

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LOCATION: The tundra biome is the coldest of all biomes. It is also quite ... Many lichens, mosses, and small shrubs flourish in the arctic tundra. The plants that ...

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Oct 22, 2011 ... I hope this video help you tu know a littlebit more about the tundra, I hope you like it!

Arctic Tundra - Windows to the Universe

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Feb 6, 2007 ... The Arctic tundra, vast plains filled with grasses, flowers, mosses and lichen, is located north of the taiga forests in Earth's north polar region.

Arctic Tundra - Infoplease

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Arctic Tundra. The Arctic tundra is a cold, vast, treeless area of low, swampy plains in the far north around the Arctic Ocean. It includes the northern lands of ...

Arctic Tundra Province - US Forest Service

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124 Arctic Tundra Province. Northern arctic coastal plain, 19,100 mi2 (49,500 km2). Land-surface form--The north coast of Alaska is a broad, level plain that is ...

Tundra - Blue Planet Biomes

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Did you know that the Arctic Tundra is the world's youngest biome? It was formed 10,000 years ago. Located at latitudes 55° to 70° North, the tundra is a vast ...

tundra | ecosystem | Britannica.com

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Sep 6, 2013 ... Tundra, a major zone of treeless level or rolling ground found in cold regions, mostly north of the Arctic Circle (Arctic tundra) or above the ...

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Arctic Tundra Biome - The Wild Classroom

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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.

The tundra biome - University of California Museum of Paleontology

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Tundra comes from the Finnish word tunturi, meaning treeless plain. ... Arctic tundra is located in the northern hemisphere, encircling the north pole and ...

Arctic Tundra | Science | Video | PBS LearningMedia

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This video segment from Wild Europe: Wild Arctic describes some of the plants and animals that make up the tundra biome, and captures the harshness of the ...