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Chaparral

Chaparral

a plant community of drought-adapted shrubs, usually found in rocky and rapidly drained shallow soils. Dense vegetation consisting of stunted trees or bushes.


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HPLEASE HELP! How to cite this book for my biology report?

... in a book Davis, S. D., K. J. Kolb, and K. P. Barton. 1998. Ecophysiological processes and demographic patterns in the structuring of California chaparral. Pages 297-310 in: Landscape Disturbance and Biodiversity in Mediterranean-type Ecosystems. Ecological Studies Volume 136. Rundel, P., W. ...

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by Luxorien
Fri Mar 09, 2012 7:44 pm
 
Forum: Microbiology
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treelees region

... Precipitation in both areas is largely in the form of snow. Taiga is generally found further south and consists of marshy soils. Grassland & chaparral are found even further south. The term desert is usually applied to more southerly biomes, but Antartica is a cold desert.

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by DavidB
Wed Aug 16, 2006 8:53 pm
 
Forum: Ecology
Topic: treelees region
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treelees region

hello does someone knows which is the biome region where is treeless with little rainfall in the far north is grassland?, or tundra?, or taiga, chaparral or desert? thank you for your opinion

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by arcoiris
Tue Aug 08, 2006 8:58 pm
 
Forum: Ecology
Topic: treelees region
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