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The Arctic: Plants and Animals Student Centre

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Plants of the Northern Arctic Ecozone

Have you ever wondered how plants survive in the Arctic climate? This Web site shows you some of the plants in the Arctic. You can learn about the ways in which different types of vegetation have adapted to the cold, dry conditions.

Wildlife of the Northern Arctic Ecozone

Plants are not the only things that have adapted to the Arctic climate. Many animals have found their own ways to survive the cold, too. This Web site includes a diagram and full-colour picture of the wildlife of the northern Arctic. You can discover the ways in which these animals have adapted to the extreme weather in the Arctic.