The Artic Tundra is the worlds youngest biome. It was formed 10,000 years ago. The Artic Tundra has very little rainfall. It also has poor nutrients in the soil. It has an under layer called permafrost, which stays frozen all the time.
Reindeer moss is a lichen that forms pillow like colonies of dense branching ground cover.
It has no leaves and the stems are shallow, and branch in pairs.
The picture above is reindeer moss.
Plant 2 This plant is called cushion .Many of the plants are cushion type. Cushion means they grow in a low, light clump and looks like a cushion. They are more common in the Tundra biome and there growth help them protect them from the cold
The polar bear has a creamy white coat. It has many prey and eats berries and leaves of the tundra plants. They mate in midsummer with a litter of one to four young. They remain with their mother for a year, which means she breeds only every other year.
Aminal # 2 The artic fox has adapted to its environment by growing long fur that changes color with the season. The artic fox eat whatever is available .The artic fox is a scavenger and he could find his owe food to eat. The artic fox has his legs, ears, and his muzzle short to conserve the heat. He also uses his tail like a muffler when is cold.
Animal # 3 The musk-ox are large animals and shaggy. The musk-ox is not really a ox but they are close relationship on the sheep and goat. The first part of its name derives from the strong scent given off by the bulls during mating season.