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d. Describe how other factors that affect climate, such as ocean currents, wind currents, and elevation,affect the ecosystem in the area where you live. (3 points)
Part 3: Project Analysis and Conclusions (15 points)Biomes are primarily determined by climate, which is the set of temperatures, precipitation, and otherweather conditions typical to an area over a longer period of time. Scientists break up the world into manydifferent biomes, both aquatic and terrestrial. There are 10 main terrestrial biomes — the basic landenvironments of Earth — and each is defined by a set of climate, plant, and animal features.These are the 10 land biomes:Savanna: Warm grassland with some shrubs and isolated treesTemperatures: Hot, wet summer; cool, dry winter (61° – 93°F)Precipitation: 59 in/year (most falls in the wet summer season)Common plants: Many fire-resistant plants, such as short grasses, scattered shrubs, and a few treesCommon animals: Grasshoppers, termites, elephants, zebras, kangaroos, lions, leopardsMountains: Cold, alpine land usually found above 10,000 feetTemperatures: Cold all year (10° – 59°F)Precipitation: 30 in/yearCommon plants: A small selection, including shrubs and small perennialsCommon animals: A small selection, including alpaca, mountain goats, yaks, and snow leopardsChaparral: Semi-arid, seasonal shrubland
Temperatures: Hot summers and mild winters (50° – 104°F)Precipitation: 10 – 17 in/yearCommon plants: Plants adapted to dry conditions, such as shrubs and hard-leaved plants and cactiCommon animals: Animals adapted to hot, dry conditions, such as coyotes, jackrabbits, mule deer, andlizardsTropical rain forest: A warm, rainy, and densely forested biome usually found near the equatorTemperatures: Warm all year (68° – 77°F)Precipitation: 79 – 390 in/yearCommon plants: A great diversity, including many vines, ferns, flowering plants, and broad-leaved treesCommon animals: A great diversity, including many insects, frogs, crocodiles, snakes, monkeys, jaguars,

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