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Unformatted text preview: more. Shed leaves in the winter. Space Mountain Where lots of forests are. Controls climate and all that jazz. Erosion, snow, cold Grassland Savannas Prolonged dry periods and normal rainfall periods Small grass and small trees Big animals A lot of grazing Prairies Bitter cold winters and really hot summers. Grazing Chaparral Small shrubs, CA coast, short Almost desert because so little rain Water doesn’t evaporate quickly Only one quick growing season Different for each type of grassland and herds Migration and heavy rains. Same temp all year round. Desert Hot Most sunlight Saudi Arabia 1.5 inches of rain a year Near the equator Temp= 92-93 avg. (counts nights!) Medium Reno, Nevada Most biomass for a desert Cold Not enough light Not enough water/rain...
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This note was uploaded on 04/11/2008 for the course BIOLOGY 020.104 taught by Professor Don'tknow during the Fall '08 term at Johns Hopkins.
- Fall '08