Other Key Physical Geography Terms. Terms Associated With the Ocean. Archipelago Bay Cape Channel Currents. Gulf Fjord Harbor Sea Sound. ARCHIPELAGO: A group of, or chain of, islands. BAY: A body of water that extends into a shoreline, smaller than a gulf.
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Vegetation regions are natural environments that provide the stage for activities such as farming, raising livestock, and producing timber. They include:
1. Forests 3. Deserts
2. Grasslands4. Tundra
Lose their leaves yearly
Have cones and may also be called evergreens
GRASSLANDS are mostly flat regions, dotted with a few trees, and known by different names. In tropical areas they are called Savannas, and in temperate regions are called Steppes.
The World’s Major Grasslands
Plants that can conserve water and withstand heat dot the DESERT landscape.
Examples include cacti, shrubs, or sagebrush.
The World’s Major Deserts
Plants that hug the ground are best adapted to survive the cold, dry TUNDRA climate. Examples include mosses and lichen.
Earth’s Tundra Regions