important links

Forest Spring
national geographic

To learn more about biomes please click here

Forest Winter
animal planet

To learn more about animals please click here

Forest Fall
discovery channel

To learn more about fauna click here


Did you know that?

1. Tundra is the coldest of all the biomes.
2. The two major nutrients are nitrogen and phosphorus.
3. It has about 1700 varieties of plants.
4. In the winter a day gets very little sunlight.
5. In a summer day the sun could be up for up to 24 hours.
6. The yearly precipitation is less than 15 inches.
7. Permafrost is a layer of frozen soil and dead plants that extend many meters under the surface.
8. The tundra has large population oscillations.
9. It has been predicted that it was form around 10,000 years ago.
10. It consists of Westland that is extremely cold