is characterized by the presence of very low temperatures can reach -60 º C in imvieno. soils are frozen during the season, preventing the development of vegetation. during the summer, soils are thawed and swamps are
location of the tundra Ecorregiones en la red Global 200 (113) Alaskan North Slope Coastal Tundra (Canadá, USA) (114) Canadian Low Arctic Tundra (Canadá) (115) Fenno-Scandia Alpine Tundra and Taiga (Finlandia, Noruega, Rusia, Suecia) (116) Taimyr and Siberian Coastal Tundra (Rusia) (117) Chukote Coastal Tundra (Rusia)
Two types of tundra exist: Arctic and Alpine tundra. Both feature extremely cold climates with short growing seasons and little rain. Careful treading to avoid destroying the fragile plant life needs to be exercised when hiking or exploring tundra regions.
<ul><li>It is developed under the climate of tundra, with long, cold winters and short summers and cool. Is this short summer which means that in this biome vegetation is developed. Rainfall, but we think otherwise when you view the snow-covered landscapes are scarce in summer and winter. </li></ul>
<ul><li>Tundra Degradation in the Russian Arctic (TUNDRA) 1998-2000 </li></ul>