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Conditions leading to equatorial climate

Conditions leading to equatorial climate

The following are the conditions leading to the equatorial climate  Influence of trade winds, especially the southeast trade winds which blow over the Indian Ocean causing the intertropical convergence zone leading to heavy rainfall, high humidity along the equator. Distance from the sea: areas near water bodies e.g. Lake Victoria and Kyoga receive heavy rains …

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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 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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7 characteristics of equatorial condition in East Africa

Seven typical characteristics of equatorial condition in East Africa

This type of climate is experienced in the region between 5°N and 5°S of the equator. For instance in places such as the Congo Basin. In East Africa, the equatorial climate is experienced around the L.Victoria basin and typical equatorial climate is experienced within the L.Victoria and specifically the Islands within L.Victoria.  Typical equatorial climate …

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7 factors affecting the climatic conditions of the world

Climate is the average weather condition recorded over a long period of time for example 30 years. The following are factors affecting climate: Distance from large water bodies This influences temperature and rainfall. Places near the sea or ocean have higher temperatures and receive more rainfall than places that are inland due to the high …

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