CLIMATE AND NATURAL REGION

HERE WE SHARE KNOWLEDGE ON CLIMATE AND NATURAL REGION COVERING ISSUES ON
MAJOR CLIMATIC TYPES OF THE WORLD AND THEIR CHARACTERISTICS
HOW DIFFERENT GEOGRAPHICAL FACTORS INFLUENCE CLIMATE
DIFFERENT TYPES OF NATURAL REGIONS
DRAW WORLD MAP SHOWING DIFFERENT NATURAL REGIONS
THE RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN HUMAN ACTIVITIES AND CLIMATE
WAYS OF SOLVING CLIMATIC PROBLEMS

Economic activities carried out in equatorial climate regions

Economic activities carried out in equatorial climate regions

The following Economic activities carried out in equatorial climate regions Due to the existence of dense forests, wildlife conservation has been made possible and this attracts tourists. Equatorial climate has also favoured the existence of numerous water bodies giving rise to fishing activities. The dense vegetation in equatorial regions harbours wild animals making hunting possible. …

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Characteristics of tundra climate

Characteristics of tundra climate

The following are characteristics of tundra climate it is found above 66 1/2 degrees northern arctic cycle and 66 1/2 south of the equator (antarctic circle) it has cold winter with temperature varying between -29 Celsius centigrade to -40 Celsius centigrade it has a very long winter lasting 8 months it has cool summer with …

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Characteristics of equatorial rainforests

Characteristics of equatorial tropical rain forests

These are found in the tropics, equatorial regions like in the Congo Basin, Amazon basin. Caribbean islands, pacific islands in countries like DRC, Gabon, Argentina. The following are characteristics of equatorial tropical rainforests: They have buttress roots to support the heavy and tall trees. Arranged in layers known as canopies like the top, middle and …

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5 general characteristics of tropical desert climate

5 general characteristics of tropical desert climate

The tropical desert is an environment of extremes: it is the driest and hottest place on earth. Rainfall is sporadic and in some years no measurable precipitation falls at all. The terribly dry conditions of the deserts is due to the year-round influence of subtropical high pressure and continentality. Location: This climate is experienced in …

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4 general characteristics of tropical monsoon climate

Tropical monsoon climate, occasionally also known as a tropical wet climate or tropical monsoon and trade-wind littoral climate in climate classification, is a relatively rare type of climate that corresponds to the Köppen climate classification category “Am”. Location: It is experienced mainly in Asia on the Indian sub-continent,south east Asia, southern China, and northern Australia.  …

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Causes of aridity condition in East africa

18 causes of aridity conditions in East Africa

Arid conditions in East Africa have been brought about by a number of factors. The basic causes of aridity have been physical while human factors have increased or contributed to further aridity in East Africa Physical causes of aridity  Prevalence of dry/desiccated winds Some areas in East Africa have been influenced by dry winds for …

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20 actions to cope with climate change

20 actions to be taken to cope with climate change

Climate change refers to the shift in global temperatures and precipitation over time. It is a long-term alteration in the weather patterns especially temperature and storm activity. In other words, it is the man-made or natural shift in average atmospheric conditions over time. The basic cause is the human activities that emit greenhouse gases (GHGs) …

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