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Unformatted text preview: altostratus clouds because they are flatter, ‘middle’ clouds, with darker spots. In the front of the photo there is a body of water, probably a river because the nutrients being carried from upstream seem to be feeding and attracting a large amount of deciduous trees and shrubs along the waterline. Further back through the photo more evergreen trees are found. The river doesn’t seem to be large enough to really affect the temperature in the surrounding area. According to the Köppen classification system, Oregon is probably mid-latitude mild Mediterranean because the summer is relatively dry, the winters are mild, and that area receives moderate precipitation....
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- Spring '08
- Precipitation, Portland, Oregon, Mount Hood, Dr. Mary Henry