Biosthere

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  • Created by: Mr. Jeff
  • Created on: 11-02-16 11:43
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  • Biosphere
    • Biological weathering- This is the action of animals or plants on the land.
    • Extreme Environments - The Nenet
      • Threats
        • Gas and Oil fields being worked are threatening migration patterns
          • Climate Change-Peninsula flooding
        • Infrastructure
          • Increased permanent settlements
        • Eviction from traditional grazing areas
        • Eviction from traditional grazing areas
        • Railways lines- causing reindeer to break legs
      • Living
        • Walk or use sleds to herd reindeer
        • Trade little; wood and fresh food.
        • Trade little; wood and fresh food.
        • Temporary Housing
      • Climate Change
        • In 2008, the herders and reindeer had to wait for late December for ice to be thick enough
        • Unpredictable weather
        • Unseasonal storms
        • Summer Pastures are overgrazed
    • Types of Weathering

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