ENV150 Chapter 7 Questions 102316

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Adam Davis ENV150 23 October 2016 Chapter 7 – Geography of Life 7.1 1. Many biomes extend to higher latitudes near coastal locations compared to locations in the interior of continents. Why is this the case? a. The coastal locations have climates that contain milder temperatures. They also exchange matter and energy with the actual ocean. 7.2 1. The diversity of tropical rain forest insect species is directly correlated with the diversity of trees and shrubs. Explain why. a. Tropical rain forests create a habitat that has a lot of rain each year. Because of this, animals and plants in the biome are able to survive and flourish in a warm, wet climate. With diverse plants comes a diverse population of insects. Also, high tree coverage makes for a darker forest floor, where the insects primarily live. 7.3 1. Explain why soil nutrients and insect diversity change considerably throughout the year in temperate deciduous forest.
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  • Spring '14
  • Butler,M
  • Forest, Adam Davis

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