The Awesome Tundra

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The Awesome Tundra

  1. 1. The Awesome Tundra by Ryan Smith
  2. 2. Two types of tundra are the arctic tundra and the alpine tundra.
  3. 3. A biome is a large ecosystem where plants, animals, and people live in a certain kind of climate.
  4. 4. The arctic tundra is a cold, vast, treeless area of low, swampy plains in the far north around the Arctic Ocean.
  5. 5. <ul><li>The arctic tundra in the northern lands of Europe (Lapland, Scandinavia), Asia (Siberia), and North America (Canada and Alaska). </li></ul>
  6. 6. The alpine tundra is treeless because of high elevation rather than high altitude.
  7. 7. <ul><li>Permafrost is soil underground that is frozen and plant’s roots can’t grow. </li></ul>
  8. 8. <ul><li>Three arctic tundra animals are the arctic fox, and the wolf, and another animal is the polar bear. </li></ul>

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