Metadata: Introduction to Biomes

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TitleIntroduction to Biomes
AuthorWoodward, S. L. <> (The Virtual Geography Department Project and the Department of Geography, Radford University: Radford, US (VA))
PublisherThe Virtual Geography Department Project and the Department of Geography - Radford University: Radford, US (VA) <>
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Keywordstaiga; boreal forests; biomes; tundra; deciduous forests; evergreen forests; savannas
Description"Biomes are the major regional groupings of plants and animals discernible at a global scale. Their distribution patterns arestrongly correlated with regional climate patterns and identified according to the climax vegetation type." The biomes covered here are tundra, taiga, temperate broadleaf forests, tropical broadleaf evergreen forests, tropical savanna, desertscrub, mediterranian scrub and temperate grasslands. Table of contents, online-glossary and t instructions for students can be accessed here.
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Levelundergraduate; graduate; professional
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