Biomes - Factors affecting vegetation

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Factor Definition

Continentality The effect of distance from the sea. The annual temperature range increases and precipitation decreases with distance inland

Altitude For every 100m gained in height 1 degree is lost in temperature

Relief The shape of the land effects the local weather conditions

Marine Influence Sea cools land in hot season and warms it in cold season…


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