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Taiga

A type of habitat common in the northern hemisphere where vegetation inhabits wet soils, lying south of the colder tundra biome.


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Soil Science

... from a burnt desert soil. So the question should be qualified. A dead body in a desert, a swamp, on forest floor, on ricefields, on rocky soil, on taiga, will definitely have different decomposition rates based on current environmental conditions. But of course, where microorganisms survive, you'll ...

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by mkwaje
Mon May 19, 2008 1:29 pm
 
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: Soil Science
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treelees region

Taiga is the largest biome on the planet and it consists mainly of trees. i would answer tundra, since it is the most far off nord of the eligible.

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by MrMistery
Thu Aug 17, 2006 6:27 pm
 
Forum: Ecology
Topic: treelees region
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treelees region

... plain" and steppe is a Russian word referring to a short-grass plain. 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 ...

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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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Double Fertilization

... very quickly. Rapid seed development has obvious advantages. Gymnosperms lacking double fertilization dominate large areas of the Earth, e.g. the Taiga or Northern Coniferous Forest. Therefore, double fertilization is not a requirement for success in seed plants. Taken from: http://www.madsci.org/posts/archives/2004-01/1073524356.Bt.r.html ...

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by Poison
Mon Apr 18, 2005 9:15 pm
 
Forum: Botany Discussion
Topic: Double Fertilization
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