Science: Ecology Part 2

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Science: Ecology Part 2
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  1. Rainy winters and dry summers; shrubs and small trees; Mt. lions
    Chaparral
  2. Equatorial and sub equatorial; 50-260 inches of rain annually; canopy of trees; most diverse number of organsims
    Tropical Rain Forest
  3. Near 30' latitude; less than 10 inches of rain annually; drought tolerant plants
    Desert
  4. Seasonal rainfall; dry season can last up to 8 or 9 months; scattered trees and grasses
    Savanna
  5. Dry and cold winters and wet and hot summers; grazing animals
    Grassland
  6. Largest terrestrial biome; below the tundra; long cold winters
    Coniferous Forest
  7. This forest biome has pine, spruce, and fir trees
    Coniferous Forest
  8. Mid latitudes; trees that loose leaves; four seasons
    Deciduous
  9. Arctic region; permafrost; caribou, and reindeer
    Tundra
  10. This forest biome has trees that loose their leaves
    Deciduous
  11. All living things living together
    Community
  12. One species living in one place at a time
    Population
  13. Tundra:
    Climate/Precipitation
    (3)
    • Long-Cold winters
    • Short cool summers
    • 6-10 inches a year
  14. Tundra:
    Dominant Plants
    (4)
    • Nearly treeless
    • Moss
    • Linchens
    • Grasses
  15. Tundra:
    Animals
    (3)
    • Caribou
    • Reindeer
    • Ox
  16. Coniferous Forest:
    Climate/Precipitation
    (2)
    • Long cold winters
    • Hot summers
  17. Coniferous Forest:
    Dominant Plants
    (4)
    • Fir
    • Pine
    • Spruce Trees
    • Giant Redwoods
  18. Coniferous Forest:
    Animals:
    (4)
    • Wolves
    • Moose
    • Black bears
    • Elk
  19. Temperate Deciduous Forest:
    Climate/Precipitation
    (5)
    • 4 Seasons
    • Cold winters
    • Hot and humid summers
    • Mild spring and fall
    • 30-60 inches a year
  20. Temperate Deciduous Forest:
    Dominant Plants
    (3)
    • Oak
    • Maple
    • Birch
  21. Temperate Deciduous Forest:
    Animals
    (3)
    • Deer
    • Moose
    • Foxes
  22. Tropical Rain Forest:
    Climate/Precipitation
    (2)
    • Warm year round
    • 50-260 inches per year
  23. Tropical Rain Forest:
    Plants
    (3)
    • Canopy trees
    • Shrubs
    • Herbs
  24. Tropical Rain Forest:
    Animals
    (3)
    • Birds
    • Reptiles
    • Amphibians
  25. Desert:
    Climate/Precipitation
    (4)
    • Varies daily
    • Hot deserts
    • Cold nights
    • Less than 10 inches per year
  26. Desert:
    Plants
    (3)
    • Sage brush
    • Cacti
    • Few trees
  27. Desert:
    Animals
    (3)
    • Lizards
    • Scropions
    • Snakes
  28. Grassland:
    Climate/Precipitation
    (2)
    • Cold dry winters
    • Hot wet summers
  29. Grassland:
    plants
    (3)
    • Grasses
    • Wheat
    • Corn
  30. Grassland:
    Animals
    (3)
    • Bison
    • Wild Horses
    • Praire Dogs
  31. Chaparral:
    Climate/Precipitation
    (4)
    • Fall, winter, and spring are cool.
    • Summer is hot and dry
    • Rainy winters
    • 6-9 inches per year
  32. Chaparral:
    Animals
    (3)
    • Deer
    • Goats
    • Mt. Lions
  33. Chaparral:
    Plants
    (3)
    • Shrubs 
    • Small trees
    • Herbs
  34. Savanna:
    Climate/Precipitation
    (4)
    • Warm
    • Seasonal rainfall
    • 10-50 inches per year
    • Dry season can last up to 8-9 months
  35. Savanna:
    Plants
    (2)
    • Scattered Trees
    • Tall grasses
  36. Savanna:
    Animals
    (3)
    • Zebras
    • Elephants
    • Lions

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