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Medicine Hat, AB Each of the above cities belongs to a different climate region in Canada.
Your task is as follows:
Your Using the temperature and precipitation data from Table 1, determine the Köppen climate region that the
data originates from.
data When you have completed the task, match the cities in the table to one of the 7 cities listed above and
create the climatograph for each of the cities.
create Explain the differences that you see among the 7 climate zones. 15 Classifying Climate BACKUP SLIDES
BACKUP 16 From - http://www.dbs-sar.com/images/World_ecoregion.bmp 17
17 From -http://assets.panda.org/img/ecoregions_232886.jpg 18
18 From - http://www.on.ec.gc.ca/wildlife/wildspace/wsimages/ws-map-ontforest.gif 19
19 Methods of describing Climate
Ecoregions Also consider landforms, plants, soil type and animals 867 global Ecoregions SUBDIVIDED
– Zones, – Provinces, – Regions
– Districts Source: http://www.fs.fed.us/rm/ecoregions/images/maps/ecoregions-north-america.gif 20
20 Methods of describing Climate
Bioclimatic Profiles Describe only climatic Conditions Describe climate conditions and predict possible changes over next 4080 years From - http://www.planthardiness.gc.ca/images/cfs11x8E.jpg 21
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