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1. what happens to australia and indonesia during El Niño years?

  • trade winds blow eastwards causing an uplift of nutrients in the coast of Australia and the high pressure in the area of indonesia and australia added to the high temperatures and the lack of precipitation causes bushfires and droughts in the area
  • the trade winds blow to the north-west causing an uplift of nutrients in the coast of vietnam and the low pressure in the area of laos and cambodia added to the high temperatures and the lack of precipitation causes bushfires and droughts in the area
  • the trade winds stop causing an uplift of nutrients in the coast of vietnam and the low pressure in the area of laos and cambodia added to the high temperatures and the lack of precipitation causes droughts of 51 degrees in the area
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2. what can pikas act as?

  • 'early-warning' indicators of how distributions of species may shift in the future.
  • warnings for climate change

3. what causes dry conditons in the region?

  • uma temperatura do mar fresca , a baixa pressão , altas temperaturas
  • a cool sea temperature, high pressure, high temperatures
  • warm sea temperature, low pressure, low temperatures

4. what is the threat of rising sea level compounded of?

  • by the fact that the UK is gradually tilting.
  • greenhouse emissions

5. what is the temperature of the tundra in summer?

  • -78°C
  • -34°C
  • 3-12°C
  • 3°C

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