Tundra biomes

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A mature introduction to tundra biomes in the Arctic and Antarctic regions. Defines active layer, permafrost, and alpine tundra. Introduces tundra plants and animals including distinctive types of lichens found only in these regions. Defines crustose, foliose and fruticose giving examples of each type of lichen. Details how arctic plants have developed adaptations that allow them to survive. Films tundra animals in their natural environment stessing their adaptations for survival. Human ecology, likewise, has been dependent on the peoples' ability to adapt to a harsh climate.
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subject_facet Adaptation (Ecology), Biogeography, Biology, Biotic communities, Climatology, Educational films, Internet videos, Mountain ecology, Physical geography, Tundra animals, Tundra ecology, Tundra plants, Videorecording
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