Themes dealt with in ecosystems

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What is an ecosystem

The climatic regions of the Earth gave origin to a large variety of natural environments. Each habitat is formed by…

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Coral Reef

The seas of the tropical regions, where the water temperature is around 25 degrees, are an ideal environment for the…

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Desert

Deserts occupy one third of the surfaces above the water level, and are present in all the continents. In these…

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Temperate Forest

The areas in the middle latitudes are characterized by four distinct seasons: the temperature is neither too high nor too…

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Rain Forest

Generally, near the equator, in the evening, heavy storms accompanied by large amounts of rain fall every day. The temperature…

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Mediterranean Scrub

This type of environment is characterized by warm dry summers and mild rainy winters. This remarkably influences the vegetation, which…

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Savannah

The savannah environment is in the tropical and in the equatorial zones, which have seasonal rain that characterize two different…

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Steppe

We are in Central-Eastern Europe and Central Asia, where the climate is characterized by hot and dry summers and cold…

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Taiga

The strip nearest to the temperate zones, in Eurasia and in North America,  is the taiga, also known as coniferous…

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Tundra

The limit for arboreal vegetation, the trees are bare on the side that the wind blows. The flowering plants remain…

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