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111 terms
Biome
Biome
Savanna
Desert
Tundra
A large region characterized by a specific type of climate an…
A tropical / subtropical grassland biome with scattered indiv…
A region of little vegetation, either cold or hot, that recei…
Biome that surrounds the north and south poles; treeless land…
Biome
A large region characterized by a specific type of climate an…
Savanna
A tropical / subtropical grassland biome with scattered indiv…
16 terms
Biome
Biome
Climate
Taiga/Coniferous forest
Temperate Forest
A group of ecosystems characterized by a specific type of cli…
The average weather conditions in an area over a long period…
a terrestrial habitat that is characterized by long snowy col…
Biome south of the boreal forest characterized by broad-leave…
Biome
A group of ecosystems characterized by a specific type of cli…
Climate
The average weather conditions in an area over a long period…
47 terms
Biome
ecosystem
biome
grassland
savanna
the interaction of special plants and animals with nonliving…
a large area, group of ecosystems with smilar plants and anim…
a biome where grass, trees, and bushes are the plant life
an area of grassland close to the equator with very few trees…
ecosystem
the interaction of special plants and animals with nonliving…
biome
a large area, group of ecosystems with smilar plants and anim…
17 terms
Biome
biome
abiotic
biotic
Climate
A large region characterized by a specific type of climate an…
Any nonliving component of an environment
Describes living factors in the environment.
The average weather conditions in an area over a long period…
biome
A large region characterized by a specific type of climate an…
abiotic
Any nonliving component of an environment
9 terms
Biome
Tropical Rainforest
Desert
Savanna
Temperate Grasslands
Most diverse
Very dry
long dry seasons
Tropical Rainforest
Most diverse
Desert
Very dry
111 terms
Biome
Biome
Savanna
Desert
Tundra
A large region characterized by a specific type of climate an…
A tropical / subtropical grassland biome with scattered indiv…
A region of little vegetation, either cold or hot, that recei…
Biome that surrounds the north and south poles; treeless land…
Biome
A large region characterized by a specific type of climate an…
Savanna
A tropical / subtropical grassland biome with scattered indiv…
17 terms
Biome
biome
abiotic
biotic
Climate
A large region characterized by a specific type of climate an…
Any nonliving component of an environment
Describes living factors in the environment.
The average weather conditions in an area over a long period…
biome
A large region characterized by a specific type of climate an…
abiotic
Any nonliving component of an environment
21 terms
Biome
Biome
Savanna
Desert
Tundra
A large region characterized by a specific type of climate an…
A tropical / subtropical grassland biome with scattered indiv…
A region of little vegetation, either cold or hot, that recei…
Biome that surrounds the north and south poles; treeless land…
Biome
A large region characterized by a specific type of climate an…
Savanna
A tropical / subtropical grassland biome with scattered indiv…
111 terms
Biome
Biome
Savanna
Desert
Tundra
A large region characterized by a specific type of climate an…
A tropical / subtropical grassland biome with scattered indiv…
A region of little vegetation, either cold or hot, that recei…
Biome that surrounds the north and south poles; treeless land…
Biome
A large region characterized by a specific type of climate an…
Savanna
A tropical / subtropical grassland biome with scattered indiv…
29 terms
Biome
ecosystem
biome
grassland
savanna
an area of land that share a special kind of climate and orga…
a group of ecosystems that share a special kind of climate an…
a biome where grass, some trees and bushes is the main plant…
an area of grassland with scattered trees and bushes and is c…
ecosystem
an area of land that share a special kind of climate and orga…
biome
a group of ecosystems that share a special kind of climate an…
30 terms
Biome
ecosystemhkhlkjhoihil
biome
grassland
savanna
an area of land that share a special kind of climate and orga…
a group of ecosystems that share a special kind of climate an…
a biome where grass, some trees and bushes is the main plant…
an area of grassland with scattered trees and bushes and is c…
ecosystemhkhlkjhoihil
an area of land that share a special kind of climate and orga…
biome
a group of ecosystems that share a special kind of climate an…
8 terms
biome
tropical rain forest
savanna
desert
temperate grassland
The tropical rainforest is a hot, moist biome found near Eart…
a savanna is a grassland with small rain fall
desert biome is an ecosystem that forms due to the low level…
they have trees and shrubs
tropical rain forest
The tropical rainforest is a hot, moist biome found near Eart…
savanna
a savanna is a grassland with small rain fall
15 terms
Biome
the quantity of water available... the t…
Chaparral
desert
a duck catching and eating a snail
Abiotic factors of an ecosystem can include which of the foll…
Katie visits a biome that is covered in shrubs, dwarf trees,…
Succulent plants store water. Given this characteristic, whic…
Which of the following involves only biotic factors?... a duck…
the quantity of water available... the t…
Abiotic factors of an ecosystem can include which of the foll…
Chaparral
Katie visits a biome that is covered in shrubs, dwarf trees,…
23 terms
Biome
biome
climate
desert
rainforest
a specific environment that's home to living things suited fo…
a region with particular weather patterns or conditions
this biome receives little rain and has large shifts in tempe…
this biome receives large amount of rainfall and very little…
biome
a specific environment that's home to living things suited fo…
climate
a region with particular weather patterns or conditions
11 terms
Biome
Biome
Ecosystem
community
habitat
a large area of the earth that has its own set of conditions…
all the living and non-living things that interact together i…
all of the populations that live together in the same place
an area where a plant or animal lives
Biome
a large area of the earth that has its own set of conditions…
Ecosystem
all the living and non-living things that interact together i…
Biome
Biome
Climate
Latitude
Altitude
A largest region characterized by a specific type of climate…
Weather conditions, such as temperature, precipitation, humid…
The distance north or south of the equator and is measured in…
The height of an object above sea level
Biome
A largest region characterized by a specific type of climate…
Climate
Weather conditions, such as temperature, precipitation, humid…
12 terms
Biome
Biome
Latitude
Altitude
Tropical Rain Forests
A large region catagorized by its vegetation and climate
Distance north or south of the equator
Height of an object above sea level
-always humid and warm... -get about 200-450 cm of rain a year (…
Biome
A large region catagorized by its vegetation and climate
Latitude
Distance north or south of the equator
9 terms
Biome
temperate deciduous forest
temperate rain forest
tropical rain forest
desert
trees are dominated by climax communities of deciduous forest…
trees with needle like leaves are everywhere in the forest wi…
warm weather, wet weather, and lust plant growth are found
the driest biome place
temperate deciduous forest
trees are dominated by climax communities of deciduous forest…
temperate rain forest
trees with needle like leaves are everywhere in the forest wi…
9 terms
Biome
Tropical Rainforest
Desert
Grasslands
Deciduous Forest
Found in Warm regions close to the equator, receives a lot of…
An area that receives very little rain per year (less then 25…
Receives between 25-75 cm of rain which is not enough for tre…
Deciduous = trees that shed their leaves and grow new one eac…
Tropical Rainforest
Found in Warm regions close to the equator, receives a lot of…
Desert
An area that receives very little rain per year (less then 25…
10 terms
Biome
biome
deciduous
coniferous
temperate
a large area that has a specific climate and specific plants…
trees that have leaves that fall off
describes evergreen trees and shrubs
a region that is not too hot or cold
biome
a large area that has a specific climate and specific plants…
deciduous
trees that have leaves that fall off
9 terms
Biome
Biome
Deciduous
Coniferous
Temperate
A large region characterized by a specific type of climate an…
Describes trees with leaves that change color in autumn and f…
A tree that produces seeds and cones
A measure of how hot or cold something is.
Biome
A large region characterized by a specific type of climate an…
Deciduous
Describes trees with leaves that change color in autumn and f…
7 terms
Biome
Biome
Savannah
Prairie
Desert
A large region characterized by a specific type of climate an…
In which biome would large herds of grazing animals most like…
a treeless grassy plain
Region with little rainfall and few plants
Biome
A large region characterized by a specific type of climate an…
Savannah
In which biome would large herds of grazing animals most like…
46 terms
Biome
biome
climate
permafrost
biosphere
a large area of the earth in which plants and animals share a…
the typical weather of a region over a long period of time
permanently frozen soil found on the tundra
all of the areas where life can exist and the living organism…
biome
a large area of the earth in which plants and animals share a…
climate
the typical weather of a region over a long period of time
8 terms
BIOME
Tropical Rainforest
Savanna
Boreal
Ice Cap
The trees are very tall and of a great variety of species.... On…
There are only a few scattered trees found. There is both a d…
It is a land dominated by conifers, especially spruces and fi…
We refer to the biome as the regions of the planet covered by…
Tropical Rainforest
The trees are very tall and of a great variety of species.... On…
Savanna
There are only a few scattered trees found. There is both a d…
11 terms
Biome
Biome
Tundra
The temperate Grassland
The Chaparral
An area characterized by similar climate, soil, plant and ani…
Long lasting harsh winters broken up only by extremely short…
Hot summers and cold winters. Plants that are found are tallg…
Mild winters with lots of rain followed by extremely dry summ…
Biome
An area characterized by similar climate, soil, plant and ani…
Tundra
Long lasting harsh winters broken up only by extremely short…
18 terms
biome
biome
climate
latitude
altitude
a place where plants and animals live
the usual temperature in a area
the distance from north and south of the equator
the distance above the sea level
biome
a place where plants and animals live
climate
the usual temperature in a area
14 terms
biome
biome
precipitation
climatograph
tropical rain forest
A large region characterized by a specific type of climate an…
two main components that determine the climate in of a biome…
A graph that shows the average temperature and precipitation…
a hot, moist biome found near Earth's equator and has half th…
biome
A large region characterized by a specific type of climate an…
precipitation
two main components that determine the climate in of a biome…
22 terms
Biome
Tundra
Boreal Forest
Temperate Deciduous Forest
Temperate Rainforest
Very cold and dry biome located in the Northern hemisphere th…
A forested biome found in the far north that has a climate th…
A forested biome found in Temperate climates that has four ve…
A forested biome found along coastlines that is very cool and…
Tundra
Very cold and dry biome located in the Northern hemisphere th…
Boreal Forest
A forested biome found in the far north that has a climate th…
16 terms
biome
Tundra Biome Location
Tundra Biome Plants
Tundra Biome Climate
Tundra Biome water ways
Alaska, N. Canada, Russia, Artic Circle
lichen, moss (many colors)
coldest and driest biome, -18 F, long cold winters, short hum…
streams, marshes, lakes, bogs, all insect lay eggs there
Tundra Biome Location
Alaska, N. Canada, Russia, Artic Circle
Tundra Biome Plants
lichen, moss (many colors)
Biome
coniferous
polar
temperate
tropical
evergreen trees and shrubs with neddle like leaves and cones.
a very cold region that contains arctic and antartica
a regon chericterized by miled temapeture not to hot not to c…
an area where it is very hot and humid
coniferous
evergreen trees and shrubs with neddle like leaves and cones.
polar
a very cold region that contains arctic and antartica
10 terms
biome
biome
deciduous
coniferous
temperate
A group of ecosystems that share similar climates and typical…
falling off at a specific season or stage of growth as of lea…
bearing cones, as the pine tree
Mild, moderate
biome
A group of ecosystems that share similar climates and typical…
deciduous
falling off at a specific season or stage of growth as of lea…
9 terms
biome
Tundra (Arctic Tundra)
Boreal Forests (Taiga)
Temperate Rain Forest
Temperate Deciduous Forest
- Low fertility in soil... - Permafrost, low species richness an…
- Acidic soil with few minerals... - Patchy permafrost, conifero…
- Nutrient rich soil from decaying tree needles... - Acidic soil…
- Organically rich top-soil, clay-rich lower level, mineral i…
Tundra (Arctic Tundra)
- Low fertility in soil... - Permafrost, low species richness an…
Boreal Forests (Taiga)
- Acidic soil with few minerals... - Patchy permafrost, conifero…
13 terms
Biome
biome
abiotic
biotic
Climate
A large region characterized by a specific type of climate an…
Any nonliving component of an environment
Describes living factors in the environment.
The average weather conditions in an area over a long period…
biome
A large region characterized by a specific type of climate an…
abiotic
Any nonliving component of an environment
10 terms
Biome
biome
deciduous
coniferous
temperate
a large climate area in an ecosystem characterized for plants…
describes how the trees leaves change color and fall off duri…
trees that have needles all year round, has pincones, and the…
a region with characterized teperature ; not too hot or too c…
biome
a large climate area in an ecosystem characterized for plants…
deciduous
describes how the trees leaves change color and fall off duri…
10 terms
biome
savannah
chapparal
borreal forest
temperate rain forest
hot no rain but when it does its a lot very dry lions gizzels…
high fire rate
very cold a lot of snow
are not extreme a lot of rain throughout the year
savannah
hot no rain but when it does its a lot very dry lions gizzels…
chapparal
high fire rate
10 terms
biome
Abiotic
biotic
decomposers
producers
Non-living
Describes living factors in the environment.
Break down organic matter
Organisms that make their own food
Abiotic
Non-living
biotic
Describes living factors in the environment.
14 terms
Biome
Biome
Factors that determine the type of biome
Coldest Biome
Most precipitation of any biome
a group of land ecosystems with similar climates and organisms
Latitude, Altitude and precipitation
Tundra
Tropical rain forest
Biome
a group of land ecosystems with similar climates and organisms
Factors that determine the type of biome
Latitude, Altitude and precipitation
9 terms
Biome
Biome
deciduous
coniferous
Temprate
a large region charecterised by a specific type of climate an…
describes trees with leaves that changes color in autum and f…
describing evergreen trees and shrubs having usually needle s…
relating to a region or climate charecterized by mild tempura…
Biome
a large region charecterised by a specific type of climate an…
deciduous
describes trees with leaves that changes color in autum and f…
Biome
Temparate
Tropical
Biotic
Food Chain
Relating to a region or climate characterized by mild tempatu…
Relating to a region surrounding the equator typically hot or…
Describes living things in a factor.
A diagram that represents how the energy the food molicules f…
Temparate
Relating to a region or climate characterized by mild tempatu…
Tropical
Relating to a region surrounding the equator typically hot or…
9 terms
Biome
Roots and plants in this biome grow be…
Gets very little rainfall and is very…
There are many types of trees that lse…
Forest of conifers and found in the no…
Wetlands
Desert
Deciduous Forest
Taiga
Roots and plants in this biome grow be…
Wetlands
Gets very little rainfall and is very…
Desert
14 terms
Biome
Biotic
Abiotic
Ecosystem
Biome
A living part of a community
A non-living part of a community
All living and non-living things in an area
A large community of plants and animals that occupy a distinc…
Biotic
A living part of a community
Abiotic
A non-living part of a community
44 terms
Biome
What is the difference between weather…
What features determine the climate of…
what are three different climate zones…
what is a biome
The difference between weather and climate is a measure of ti…
The climate is mostly determined by two factors -temperature,…
3 different type of climate zones are .-temperate;tropical;po…
A large region characterized by a specific type of climate an…
What is the difference between weather…
The difference between weather and climate is a measure of ti…
What features determine the climate of…
The climate is mostly determined by two factors -temperature,…
11 terms
Biome
Biome
Tundra
Taiga
Temperate Deciduous Forest
A large geographical region on Earth with a particular range…
Cold and dry treeless region
Cold region of cone-bearing evergreen trees
Moderate climate (temperate) with four distinct seasons
Biome
A large geographical region on Earth with a particular range…
Tundra
Cold and dry treeless region
23 terms
Biome
Biome
Climate
Biome contains related what
Two groups of biomes
Large area characterized by climate, plants, and animals in a…
Average weather conditions for an area over a long period of…
Ecosystems
Terrestrial and aquatic
Biome
Large area characterized by climate, plants, and animals in a…
Climate
Average weather conditions for an area over a long period of…
24 terms
Biome
biogeography
What does biogeography describe?
What does biogeography look for?
Vegetation Zonation
Study of the past and present distribution or organisms
The present and when possible the past distribution of organi…
Looks for patterns, biotic, and abiotic that provide reasons…
Strongly influenced by climate: Latitude, location withing co…
biogeography
Study of the past and present distribution or organisms
What does biogeography describe?
The present and when possible the past distribution of organi…
17 terms
Biome Words
fern
toucan
moss
lizard
fern
toucan
67 terms
Biomes
boreal forest
boreal forest
boreal forest
boreal forest
North America/Northern Europe... Also called the Taiga... Very cold…
North America/Northern Europe
Also called the Taiga
Very cold winter, cool summer (-30/15 C)
boreal forest
North America/Northern Europe... Also called the Taiga... Very cold…
boreal forest
North America/Northern Europe
Biome Vocabulary
biogeography
Continental Drift
Dispersal
Exotic Species
The study of where organisms live
The very slow movement of the continents
The movement of organisms from one place to another; caused b…
An organism that is carried into a new location by people
biogeography
The study of where organisms live
Continental Drift
The very slow movement of the continents
14 terms
Biome Review
climate
terrestrial
aquatic
tropical
weather and temperature
land
water
very hot and humid
climate
weather and temperature
terrestrial
land
90 terms
Biomes
weather
latitude
climate
tundra
The condition of the atmosphere at a specific place and time.
The distance of any point on the surface of Earth north or so…
The average weather conditions in an area over time.
Polar Ice caps across northern Europe, North America, and Sib…
weather
The condition of the atmosphere at a specific place and time.
latitude
The distance of any point on the surface of Earth north or so…
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