Batle for the biosphere

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  • Created on: 03-05-13 11:09

What is the value of the biosphere

the biosphere is part of the earths serfice where living things live

a biome is a world scale ecosystem

9 major biomes

  • tundra
  • coniferous forest
  • temperate decideous forest
  • temperate grassland
  • mediterranean
  • hot desert
  • tropical rainforest
  • tropical grassland
  • other biomes (mountains, ice)

The Altitude effect = -1 degree every 100 metres increase

the marine influence is where the sea cools nearby land in hotter seasons but keps the land warmer in cooler seasons

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