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  • 1. "the land of the midnight sun"
  • 2. Characteristics of TundraTEMPERATURE: -20 to -30˚F(winter)It never gets any warmer than 45 or 50° F.UNIQUENESS: It is the coldest of all 5 world biomes.Tundras are found just below the ice caps of theArctic, across North America, in Europe, Siberia andAsia. Most of Alaska and almost half of Canada arelocated in the Tundra biome. Tundras coverabout one-fifth of Earths land surface.
  • 3. FLORADIAMOND-LEAF WILLOW BEARBERRY
  • 4. • NAME: BEARBERRY• NAME: DIAMOND- • NICHE: autotroph LEAF WILLOW • HABITAT: Arctic and sub-• NICHE: autotroph Arctic climates, and have a circumpolar distribution• HABITAT: tundra and in northernNorth rocky moorland America, Asia and Europe• ORGANISM: flora , one with a small highly disjunctive population in Central America. • ORGANISM: flora
  • 5. NAME: LABRADOR TEA NAME: TUFTEDNICHE: autotroph SAXIFRAGEHABITAT: primarily NICHE: autotrophwetland HABITAT: the rockyORGANISM: flora slopes and crevices of the tundra. ORGANISM: flora
  • 6. NAME: PASQUEFLOWERNICHE: autotrophHABITAT: meadows and prairies of North America, Europe,and Asia.ORGANISM: flora
  • 7. FAUNAPOLAR BEAR ARCTIC FOX
  • 8. • NAME: POLAR BEAR• NICHE: consumer • NAME: ARCTIC FOX• FOOD: Seals, crabs etc. • NICHE: consumer• HABITAT: the annual sea ice covering the waters • FOOD: owls, eggs etc. over the continental • HABITAT: the most shelf and the Arctic frigid extremes on the inter-island planet. archipelagos. • ORGANISM: fauna• ORGANISM: fauna
  • 9. CARIBOUMUSK OX
  • 10. • NAME: MUSK OX • NAME: CARIBOU• NICHE: consumer • NICHE: consumer• FOOD: grasses, plants • FOOD: reindeer moss• HABITAT: wet • HABITAT: both areas, such as river tundra and valleys, moving to taiga (boreal forest) higher elevations in • ORGANISM: fauna the winter to avoid deep snow• ORGANISM: fauna
  • 11. NAME: SNOWYOWLNICHE: consumerFOOD: rodentsHABITAT: thenortherncircumpolar region,where it makes itssummer homenorth of latitude 60degrees north.ORGANISM: fauna
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