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Aquatic plant (3,704 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article

it is partially exposed to air. Collectively, such plants are emergent vegetation. This habit may have developed because the leaves can photosynthesize
Evergreen (958 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
In botany, an evergreen is a plant which has foliage that remains green and functional through more than one growing season. This also pertains to plants
Deciduous (2,159 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Deciduous forest In the fields of horticulture and Botany, the term deciduous (/dɪˈsɪdʒu.əs/) means "falling off at maturity" and "tending to fall off"
Native species (1,241 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
In biogeography, a native species is indigenous to a given region or ecosystem if its presence in that region is the result of only local natural evolution
Heath (949 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
infertile, acidic soils and characterised by open, low-growing woody vegetation. Moorland is generally related to high-ground heaths with—especially in
Secondary forest (842 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
A secondary forest (or second-growth forest) is a forest or woodland area which has re-grown after a timber harvest or clearing for agriculture, until
Moorland (1,729 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
montane grasslands and shrublands biomes, characterised by low-growing vegetation on acidic soils. Moorland, nowadays, generally means uncultivated hill
Swamp (2,512 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
swamps have hammocks, or dry-land protrusions, covered by aquatic vegetation, or vegetation that tolerates periodic inundation or soil saturation. The two
Ecotone (1,774 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
distinguishing features of an ecotone. First, an ecotone can have a sharp vegetation transition, with a distinct line between two communities. For example
Salt marsh (7,025 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
subsequently the rate and duration of tidal flooding decreases so that vegetation can colonize on the exposed surface. The arrival of propagules of pioneer
Tropical climate (1,563 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
are the types of vegetation unique to each of the three climates that make up the tropical climate biome. Tropical rainforest vegetation including: Bengal
Dune (7,547 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
flat regions covered with wind-swept sand or dunes with little or no vegetation are called ergs or sand seas. Dunes occur in different shapes and sizes
Thatching (3,462 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
roof with dry vegetation such as straw, water reed, sedge (Cladium mariscus), rushes, heather, or palm branches, layering the vegetation so as to shed
List of mountain types (200 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Mountains and hills can be characterized in several ways. Some mountains are volcanoes and can be characterized by the type of lava and eruptive history
Woody plant (943 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
A woody plant is a plant that produces wood as its structural tissue and thus has a hard stem. In cold climates, woody plants further survive winter or
Mallee Woodlands and Shrublands (480 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Mallee Woodlands and Shrublands is one of 32 Major Vegetation Groups defined by the Australian Government Department of the Environment and Energy. "Mallee"
Marsh (1,760 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
low-growing shrubs, and the marsh is sometimes called a carr. This form of vegetation is what differentiates marshes from other types of wetland such as swamps
Caatinga (1,640 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
locally [ka.aˈtĩɡɐ]) is a type of semi-arid tropical vegetation, and an ecoregion characterized by this vegetation in interior northeastern Brazil. The name "Caatinga"
Fire (4,341 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
If fire removes protective vegetation, heavy rainfall may lead to an increase in soil erosion by water. Also, when vegetation is burned, the nitrogen it
Páramo (2,576 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
ecologists describe the páramo broadly as "all high, tropical, montane vegetation above the continuous timberline". A narrower term classifies the páramo
Mount Kilimanjaro (8,922 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
that the vegetation of Kilimanjaro has varied over time. Forest vegetation retreated during the Last Glacial Maximum and the ericaceous vegetation belt lowered
Cerrado (4,217 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
book Lagoa Santa, in which he describes the main features of the cerrado vegetation in the state of Minas Gerais. Since then vast amounts of research have
Heard Island and McDonald Islands (6,331 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
terrestrial environments in which vegetation occurs. Seven general vegetation communities are currently recognised, although vegetation composition is considered
Esperance Plains (1,258 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
quartz outcrops and ranges, with a semi-arid Mediterranean climate and vegetation consisting mostly of mallee-heath and proteaceous scrub. About half of
Pasture (474 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
domesticated livestock, such as horses, cattle, sheep, or swine. The vegetation of tended pasture, forage, consists mainly of grasses, with an interspersion
Mallee bioregion (1,532 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
topography, a semi-arid mediterranean climate, and extensive Eucalyptus mallee vegetation. It has an area of 73,975.59 square kilometres (28,562.13 sq mi). About
PROBA-V (1,105 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
PROBA-V, or PROBA-Vegetation (the V standing for vegetation and not the Roman numeral for 5), is a satellite in the European Space Agency's PROBA series
Wolfgat Nature Reserve (229 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
dune vegetation and majestic limestone cliffs, extending along a portion of the False Bay coastline. The Cape Flats Dune Strandveld vegetation in this
Raw foodism (3,185 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Raw foodism, also known as rawism or a raw food diet, is the dietary practice of eating only or mostly food that is uncooked and unprocessed. Depending
Eastern Desert (2,810 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
either side of the mountains and the Red Sea coast. The rainfall, climate, vegetation and animal life sustained in the desert varies between these different
Mallee (habit) (1,135 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
after fire, wind damage or other type of trauma. Mallees are the dominant vegetation throughout semi-arid areas of Australia with reliable winter rainfall
Durbanville Nature Reserve (221 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
nature reserve is located on the border between two critically endangered vegetation types: Swartland Shale Renosterveld and Cape Flats Sand Fynbos. It was
Saddle Peak Hills Wilderness (263 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
on 21 October 1994. The area contains considerable deposits of talc. Vegetation consists mostly of creosote bush and allscale scrubs. No sensitive or
Arid (299 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
development of plant and animal life. Regions with arid climates tend to lack vegetation and are called xeric or desertic. Most arid climates straddle the Equator;
Nutria (7,372 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
fire, single vegetation removal, or double vegetation removal to simulate a tropical storm, the effect of the disturbances on the vegetation were greatly
Southwest Australia (1,799 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
province. Vegetation in the region is mainly woody, including forests, woodlands, shrublands, and heathlands, but no grasslands. Predominant vegetation types
Coast (6,412 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
important coastal vegetation types in tropical and temperate environments respectively. Restinga is another type of coastal vegetation. Coasts also face
Firebreak (837 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
fire line, fuel break, fireroad and firetrail in Australia) is a gap in vegetation or other combustible material that acts as a barrier to slow or stop the
Guadalupe Island Biosphere Reserve (1,696 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
often-unique island vegetation. In the 19th century the population of marine mammals was decimated by commercial hunters. The vegetation of Guadalupe Island
Locust (5,445 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
agriculture. However, under suitable conditions of drought followed by rapid vegetation growth, serotonin in their brains triggers dramatic changes: they start
Muskrat (2,868 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
underwater entrance. Muskrats feed mostly on cattail and other aquatic vegetation but also eat small animals. Ondatra zibethicus is the only species in
Younger Dryas (9,112 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the Younger Dryas was a distinct period of vegetational change in large parts of Europe during which vegetation of a warmer climate was replaced by that
Mediterranean Basin (2,424 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
which supports characteristic Mediterranean forests, woodlands, and scrub vegetation. The Mediterranean Basin covers portions of three continents: Europe,
Harmony Flats Nature Reserve (188 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
surviving fragment of critically endangered Lourensford Alluvium Fynbos vegetation. Harmony Flats was originally established to preserve a habitat for the
Killdeer (4,168 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
coastal fields. Its breeding grounds are generally open fields with short vegetation (but locations such as rooftops are sometimes used); although it is a
Alpine plant (2,403 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
processes have a profound effect on what little soil there is and the vegetation of arctic-alpine regions. Tropical alpine regions are subject to these
Adolf Engler (1,214 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
biodiversity, and defined biogeographical regions in 1879. Vegetation der Erde (Vegetation of the Earth), 1896, with O. Drude Die Pflanzenwelt Ost-Afrikas
Lower Silvermine River Wetlands (217 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
indigenous species are being reintroduced, replacing the problematic alien vegetation that is being cleared. This area is a breeding ground for a great many
Pangshura (363 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
habitats: The species inhabits freshwater bodies with plenty of aquatic vegetation. Though entirely aquatic, the turtle is a poor swimmer. Usually few individuals
Flash flood (1,805 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
large quantities of sediments on floodplains and can be destructive of vegetation cover not adapted to frequent flood conditions. Flash floods most often
African humid period (40,280 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
lakes was caused by changes in Earth's orbit around the Sun; changes in vegetation and dust in the Sahara which strengthened the African monsoon; and increased
Salt pannes and pools (830 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
wrack) is deposited upon existing vegetation, killing it. This creates a slight depression in the surrounding vegetation which retains water for varying
Carr (landform) (231 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
than trees. The carr is one stage in a hydrosere: the progression of vegetation beginning from a terrain submerged by fresh water along a river or lake
Blaauwberg Conservation Area (411 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
[citation needed] Blaauwberg Nature Reserve conserves three threatened vegetation types: Cape Flats dune strandveld (endangered), Swartland shale renosterveld
Freshwater marsh (1,222 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
highly productive and therefore can support a large biodiversity of vegetation. Vegetation is a key component in determining the structure of a freshwater
Coolgardie bioregion (335 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Coolgardie biogeographic region, with physiognomic remnant vegetation type.
Subarctic (883 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
latitude, depending on local climates. Precipitation is usually low, and vegetation is characteristic of the taiga. Daylight at these latitudes is quite extreme
Osage Plains (713 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
prairies and oak-dominated savannas and woodlands characterize the natural vegetation in the Cross Timbers. Much of the area has been converted to agriculture
Pepperwood Preserve (285 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Pepperwood Preserve is a 3,117-acre plot of land owned by the Pepperwood Foundation, located in the Mayacamas Mountains in the coast ranges of California
Spercheus (567 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
water with rich vegetation, which in some species includes temporary saline pools. Adults and larvae live attached to pieces of vegetation or debris, and
Palustrine wetland (333 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
water The vegetation within a Palustrine system typically contains multiple species that are similar. This different groups of vegetation are aquatic
Warren bioregion (2,153 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
and a short dry season of only three to four months. The characteristic vegetation of the Warren region is the karri (Eucalyptus diversicolor), at 90m the
Nene Valley Conservation Park (311 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Conservation Park preserves an area of vegetation typical of sandy coasts in the south-east of South Australia. This vegetation complex has suffered through the
Morro Redondo (236 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
200 m (656.16 ft) of elevation. A vegetation of this area is mainly composed of fields with low and herbaceous vegetation (pampa). Small groves of cultivated
Bird Islands Conservation Park (494 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
mainland section was added to support mangroves, samphire and coastal fringe vegetation. The two islands forming Bird Islands Conservation Park are fringed by
Menagerie Wilderness (216 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
other pinnacles requires a cross-country hike over steep, rugged terrain. Vegetation in Menagerie Wilderness is primarily second-growth Douglas-fir, western
Black-tailed prairie dog (5,765 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
non-native herbivores are their preferred habitat. Slopes of 2% to 5% and vegetation heights between 3 and 5 in (7–13 cm) are optimal for detecting predators
Sandhills (Carolina) (1,159 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
was characterized by colder air temperatures, stronger winds, and less vegetation. The Carolina Sandhills region also contains outcrops of Cretaceous-age
Northern Region (Ghana) (768 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Guinea Savanna is the wettest of the three savanna ecological zones. The vegetation consists predominantly of woodalnds and grasslands. Between January and
Mire (6,346 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
because of incomplete decomposition of organic matter, usually litter from vegetation, due to water-logging and subsequent anoxia. All types of mires share
Hallur (782 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
India's earliest Iron Age site, lies in a semi-arid region with scrub vegetation, located on the banks of the river Tungabhadra. The site is a small mound
Kafwe Twa (341 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
covered with a thick mat of vegetation. The Twa raise a small reed platform about 3  square at the margin of the vegetation, with a tube in the center
Earth oven (1,730 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
into a pit and are covered with green vegetation to add moisture and large quantities of food. More green vegetation and sometimes water are then added,
Conservation grazing (2,402 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
lands may show a decline in both the density and the diversity of the vegetation. The history of the land may help ecologists and conservationists determine
Köppen climate classification (9,101 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
experience as a botanist, his main climate groups are based on what types of vegetation grow in a given climate classification region. In addition to identifying
Fen (4,713 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
drainage from surrounding mineral soil and usually supports marsh like vegetation." Three examples are presented below to illustrate more specific definitions
Chuquisaca Department (1,368 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
department of Chuquisaca has an inclination of 70% or more. Ecological and vegetation zones in the department of Chuquisaca vary widely according to a diversity
Köppen climate classification (9,101 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
experience as a botanist, his main climate groups are based on what types of vegetation grow in a given climate classification region. In addition to identifying
Sharp-tailed grouse (5,218 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
residual vegetation were observed by Kirsch et al. (1973). They noticed lek distribution was influenced by the amount of tall residual vegetation adjacent
Mount Walsh National Park (382 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
outcrops, rugged ridges and steep forested slopes support a range of vegetation. The "Bluff" area of Mount Walsh is located at the park's northern end
Rock Creek Wilderness (234 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
area, giving way to old-growth Sitka Spruce closer to the ocean. Other vegetation include Salal, Salmonberry, Western Swordfern, and rhododendron. One unique
Understory (648 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Only a small percentage of light penetrates the canopy so understory vegetation is generally shade-tolerant. The understory typically consists of trees
Outer Banks (3,253 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Lighthouse, and various locations along Core Banks and Shackleford Banks. The vegetation of the Outer Banks has biodiversity, although it is considered the northern
Rock shelter (458 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
A rock shelter (also rockhouse, crepuscular cave, bluff shelter, or abri) is a shallow cave-like opening at the base of a bluff or cliff. In contrast to
Livingstone National Park (3,143 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
national park with an area of 1,919 hectares. The park has four types of vegetation, including grass trees, mallee, kangaroo grass and open forest. It is
Pensoft Publishers (614 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(The Journal of "Grigore Antipa" National Museum of Natural History) Vegetation Classification and Survey Viticulture Data Journal Zitteliana ZooKeys
Negev shrew (351 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
to dry river beds with Retama and Tamarix vegetation or near to dry river beds with dense Atriplex vegetation. During surveys no other Crocidura species
Rondebosch Common (461 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
surviving pockets of the critically endangered “Cape Flats Sand Fynbos” vegetation type, which exists nowhere else in the world. Rondebosch Common is a National
Kwongan (1,641 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
[that is] sandy and is open without timber-sized trees but with a scrubby vegetation. It consists of plains in an Australian sense of open country rather than
Cummins Creek Wilderness (441 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Creeks are lined with red alder and bigleaf maple trees, and understory vegetation consists of rhododendron, salal, sword fern, salmon berry, and elderberry
Mount Monster Conservation Park (846 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
significance. One of few blocks of remnant natural vegetation in the vicinity, it possesses vegetation elements unique in the area, including the rare Callitris
Plat (1,096 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
and bearing between section corners, sometimes including topographic or vegetation information. City, town or village plats show subdivisions broken into
Sudd (3,115 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
"obstruction". The term "the sudd" has come to refer to any large solid floating vegetation island or mat. The area which the swamp covers is one of the world's largest
Mamre Nature Garden (259 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
degree of biodiversity and preserving the endangered Atlantis Sand Fynbos vegetation type and the plants and animals that live in it. In addition, the reserve
Pakihi (1,359 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Pakihi or pākihi is a vegetation association unique to the West Coast of the South Island of New Zealand, characterised by flat boggy land with infertile
Flora of Azerbaijan (1,084 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Example species Flora of Azerbaijan or Vegetation of Azerbaijan refers to the plants, trees, flowers which can be found in Azerbaijan. Azerbaijan has a
Guayana Region, Venezuela (1,097 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
herbaceous vegetation of the savannahs, xerophytic vegetation which is that of the thorn or xerophytic forest, the hydrophilic vegetation of the forests
Constantiaberg (392 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the Western Cape. The specific vegetation type of the mountain is Peninsula Sandstone Fynbos, an endangered vegetation type that is endemic to the city
Shoebill (3,502 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
probably flightless bird with a flexible foot, allowing it to handle either vegetation or prey. The shoebill is a tall bird, with a typical height range of 110
Tokai Park (3,313 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
with 150 plant species threatened with extinction, let alone in a single vegetation type within their borders (Cape Flats Sand Fynbos). Despite its remarkable
Protocucujidae (127 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
is known of their biology, though adults and larvae probably live on vegetation, with adults having also been found in leaf litter and in flight. Ślipinśki
Nightjar (1,544 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
found in a variety of habitats, most commonly the open country with some vegetation. They usually nest on the ground, with a habit of resting and roosting
Carribie Conservation Park (539 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Carribie Conservation Park preserves two vegetation associations representative of the original vegetation of the region. As Yorke Peninsula has been
Bushland (509 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Australia, bushland is a blanket term for land which supports remnant vegetation or land which is disturbed but still retains a predominance of the original
Manawatū River (1,563 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Manawatū and on the low-lying land bordering the river, the predominant vegetation was semi-swamp forest, mostly kahikatea and pukatea. Three major swamps
Calpatanna Waterhole Conservation Park (518 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Melaleuca halmaturorum tall shrubland forms a major vegetation type in the park. The principal vegetation association however is a mallee scrub of Eucalyptus
Mauá (979 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
with this vegetation, despite growing local slum. The peaks of the hills, especially the higher ones were covered by grasses and thin vegetation, currently
Tidal marsh (1,489 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
tides, day-night temperature fluctuations, spring-neap tides, seasonal vegetation growth and decay, upland runoff, decadal climate variations, and centennial
Cox Scrub Conservation Park (587 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
follows: This park preserves an uncommon vegetation type for the Mount Lofty Ranges, the principal vegetation being a low Eucalyptus baxteri open forest
Meadowridge Common (186 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
preserves a fragment of critically endangered Cape Flats Sand Fynbos vegetation. The preserve contains over a hundred plant species, including 4 that
Carcuma Conservation Park (477 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
is a moderately large park featuring mallee heath vegetation representative of the original vegetation which once covered much of the region. The park displays
Matheran (2,155 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
hazardous industries. The vegetation of the area depends on the type and depth of the soil. Due to poor soil depth, the vegetation on the edges of the plateaus
Geography of Norway (8,352 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
are dominated by Middle Boreal zone vegetation in the lowland. There are small isolated areas with SB vegetation further north, as in Bodø and Fauske
Forb (407 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
graminoid (grass, sedge, or rush). The term is used in biology and in vegetation ecology, especially in relation to grasslands and understory. Typically
Deserts of Australia (6,362 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
regions. The Australian feral camel affects native vegetation, partly because Australian desert vegetation evolved without any major herbivores present. Uncontrolled
Bridge Creek Wilderness (312 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Bridge Creek Wilderness is a wilderness area located in the Ochoco Mountains of central Oregon, within the Ochoco National Forest. It was established in
Alpine tundra (1,646 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Holdridge quantifies the climate as alpine. Since the habitat of alpine vegetation is subject to intense radiation, wind, cold, snow, and ice, it grows close
Osiris (4,325 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
fertility, agriculture, the afterlife, the dead, resurrection, life, and vegetation in ancient Egyptian religion. He was classically depicted as a green-skinned
Seddon Conservation Park (268 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
dedicated in 1971 to protect a representative sample of the lateritic plateau vegetation of the central part of the island. The conservation park has an area of
Tidal marsh (1,489 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
tides, day-night temperature fluctuations, spring-neap tides, seasonal vegetation growth and decay, upland runoff, decadal climate variations, and centennial
Taunton National Park (3,403 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
conserve a wide range of biodiversity. Cracking clay soils and brigalow vegetation species are dominant in the northern region of the park, while texture-contrast
Mount Olympus (5,802 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
continental northwest, so, as a result, there is a clear difference in vegetation, being more abundant in the first of them. Hottest month is August, while
Herbaceous plant (1,524 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
annuals) are pioneers, or early-successional species. Others form the main vegetation of many stable habitats, occurring for example in the ground layer of
Eastern cottontail (3,021 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(64 m) of brush cover in herbaceous vegetation at least 4 in (10 cm) tall. Nests in hayfields were in vegetation less than 8 in (20 cm) tall. Average
General Carneiro (814 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
reaching almost 1,300 m in the locality of Iratim, which favors the vegetation predominantly of Araucaria in its original formation. The rest is due
Meru Betiri National Park (755 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Betiri NP contains five distinct vegetation types: Coastal vegetation, found around Sukamade Bay and Meru Bay. This vegetation includes the Barringtonia asiatica
Paleosol (3,177 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
their chemical and physical characteristics to the present-day climate or vegetation. Such soils are found within extremely old continental cratons, or in
Vivigani Ardune Conservation Park (422 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
native vegetation and provides an important link between other properties managed for conservation. The land contains regionally threatened vegetation associations
Brackish marsh (1,254 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
from 0.5 ppt to 35 ppt. Marshes are also characterised by low-growing vegetation and bare mud or sand flats. Due to the variations in salinity, brackish
VENµS (920 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Vegetation and Environment monitoring on a New Micro-Satellite (VENµS) is a near polar sun-synchronous orbit microsatellite. It is a joint project of the
Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (1,083 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of such applications are the monitoring of vegetation health by means of time-series analyses with vegetation indices, long term land cover changes (e.g
California Native Plant Society (871 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
CNPS also created A Manual of California Vegetation publication and online database, the standard vegetation reference now relied upon by state and federal
FLEX (satellite) (698 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
monitor the global steady-state chlorophyll fluorescence in terrestrial vegetation. FLEX was selected for funding on 19 November 2015 and will be launched
Texas Hill Country (1,454 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
part of the Edwards Plateau. Given its location, climate, terrain, and vegetation, the Hill Country can be considered the border between the American Southeast
Vivonne Bay Conservation Park (281 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Bay. It was dedicated in 1971 to conserve coastal country containing vegetation not already protected in Kelly Hill Conservation Park. The conservation
Karakoram Pass (910 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
trail of bones strewn along the way. There is an almost total absence of vegetation on the approaches to the pass. Travelling south from the pass involved
Strawberry Mountain Wilderness (497 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
paintbrush, wild onion, yarrow, and western Jacob's ladder. Other abundant vegetation includes wild strawberry, grouseberry, thinleaf huckleberry, Oregon grape
Grassy Knob Wilderness (302 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Grassy Knob Wilderness is a wilderness area in the Klamath Mountains of southwestern Oregon, within the Rogue River-Siskiyou National Forest. It was designated
Green wall (3,677 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
A green wall is a vertical built structure intentionally covered by vegetation. Green walls include a vertically applied growth medium such as soil, substitute
Xeriscaping (3,154 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
a long-term large-scale basis. Xeriscaping utilizes native/indigenous vegetation as opposed to store bought grass and imported plants to retain water and
Tenaja Fire (1,208 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Riverside County Fire Department (RCOD) were dispatched to a reported vegetation fire located in the area of Tenaja Road and Clinton Keith Road, in the
Eubenangee Swamp National Park (423 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
National Park represents an intricate mosaic of diverse and regionally rare vegetation types. Melaleuca woodlands and forests (Type 56a, 56d) dominate the majority
Buffer zone (1,592 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
negatively affected, which in turn can lead to environmental damage. Vegetation buffer has been proved to be an effective filter for sediment, especially
Bayalu Seeme (451 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Euphorbia antiquorum are species typical of the thicket and scrubland vegetation. Bangalore Division Cauvery Wildlife Sanctuary Kaveri River Chisholm,
The bush (1,467 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
verified in body] Today, in South Africa Fynbos tends to refer to the heath vegetation of the Western Cape and Eastern Cape. It is also widely used in Canada
Land clearing in Australia (2,449 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
describes the removal of native vegetation and deforestation in Australia. Land clearing involves the removal of native vegetation and habitats, including the
Cromer Conservation Park (536 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Range vegetation. Though a small reserve, it contains a wide diversity of plant and bird species. A small Park of gentle relief, exhibiting vegetation dominated
Global Change Observation Mission (769 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
radiation budget, such as measurements of clouds, aerosols, ocean color, vegetation, and snow and ice. From its sun-synchronous orbit (altitude 798 km), SGLI
Royal Botanic Gardens Victoria (1,159 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Conservation Garden. The gardens include a mixture of native and non-native vegetation which invariably hosts a diverse range of both native and non-native fauna
Raunkiær plant life-form (905 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
37:56-73, [1]. Müller-Dombois, D. & H. Ellenberg (1974) Aims and methods in vegetation ecology. John Wiley & Sons, New York. Reprint 2003, Blackburn Press, ISBN 1-930665-73-3
Discolomatidae (227 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
temperate regions. They have generally been found associated with decaying vegetation or fungi, and are therefore assumed to be fungivorous, though some species
Hopkins River (324 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
with less than 5% of the river having natural bush and vegetation. The Hopkins River Re-vegetation Project (HRRP) was commenced in 2016 by the Ellerslie
Natural environment (5,264 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
natural systems without massive civilized human intervention, including all vegetation, microorganisms, soil, rocks, the atmosphere, and natural phenomena that
Royal Botanic Gardens Victoria (1,159 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Conservation Garden. The gardens include a mixture of native and non-native vegetation which invariably hosts a diverse range of both native and non-native fauna
Pattern formation (1,806 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(elongation and adhesion) can also have an impact on the developing patterns. Vegetation patterns such as tiger bush and fir waves form for different reasons.
Bayalu Seeme (451 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Euphorbia antiquorum are species typical of the thicket and scrubland vegetation. Bangalore Division Cauvery Wildlife Sanctuary Kaveri River Chisholm,
Global Change Observation Mission (769 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
radiation budget, such as measurements of clouds, aerosols, ocean color, vegetation, and snow and ice. From its sun-synchronous orbit (altitude 798 km), SGLI
Natural environment (5,264 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
natural systems without massive civilized human intervention, including all vegetation, microorganisms, soil, rocks, the atmosphere, and natural phenomena that
Shikara (594 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Kashmir. Some shikaras are still used for fishing, harvesting aquatic vegetation (usually for fodder), and transport, while most are covered with tarpaulins
Badger Creek Wilderness (340 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Badger Creek Wilderness is a 29,057-acre (11,759 ha) wilderness area located east of Mount Hood in the northwestern Cascades of Oregon, United States
Pygopodidae (676 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
through vegetation. Some species are insectivorous burrowing animals, but others are adapted to moving through dense spinifex or other vegetation. The pygopodids
A. W. Kuchler (149 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
1907-1999) Ann Watkins, Terrestrial vegetation of the U.S. by state A.W. Kuchler (1996) Potential Natural Vegetation for California, California State Resources
Mill Creek Wilderness (493 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Mill Creek Wilderness is a wilderness area located in the Ochoco National Forest of central Oregon. It was established in 1984 and comprises 17,400 acres
Monument Rock Wilderness (222 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Monument Rock Wilderness Area is a wilderness area within the Malheur and Wallowa–Whitman national forests in the Blue Mountains of eastern Oregon
Salina, Sicily (933 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
covered with ferns, poplars, chestnut trees and typical Mediterranean vegetation including with caper bushes, prickly pear cactus. and a variety of orchards
Phytosociology (2,358 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
model of vegetation using combinations of plant species (or subspecies, i.e. taxa) that characterize discrete vegetation units. Vegetation units as understood
Shifting cultivation (5,376 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
cultivated temporarily, then abandoned while post-disturbance fallow vegetation is allowed to freely grow while the cultivator moves on to another plot
Rogue–Umpqua Divide Wilderness (279 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Rogue–Umpqua Divide Wilderness is a wilderness area located in the Rogue River – Siskiyou and Umpqua National Forests in the Klamath Mountains of Oregon
Table Rock Wilderness (440 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Table Rock Wilderness is a small pocket wilderness designated in 1984 in the western Cascade Mountains in northwestern Oregon, United States. The wilderness
Helderberg Nature Reserve (241 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
consist mostly of “Kogelberg Sandstone Fynbos” (a highly species-rich vegetation type) with smaller patches of “Boland Granite Fynbos” and “Southern Afrotemperate
Carmo do Rio Claro (283 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
distance to the state capital, Belo Horizonte is 374 km. The characteristic vegetation of the municipality is cerrado but there is still some gallery forest
Omethidae (325 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
biology is obscure and their larvae are unknown. They appear to inhabit vegetation in or surrounding forests, and are probably active during the day. There
Smicripidae (216 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
aged Burmese amber. Smicrips larvae are usually found amongst decaying vegetation, while adults are typically found on infloresences (flower clusters),
Hells Canyon Wilderness (Oregon and Idaho) (1,136 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
the river and canyon rim between Saddle Creek and Dug Bar. The dominant vegetation is native bunchgrasses and shrubs. Trees are scattered throughout the
Wildlife of the Republic of the Congo (371 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
mainly ferns, vines, and roots that twist and turn throughout different vegetation. Roughly 69% of the country consists of forest areas. The Congo Basin
Geography of Uttarakhand (504 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
lies on the southern slope of the Himalaya range, and the climate and vegetation vary greatly with elevation, from glaciers at the highest elevations to
Green roof (10,012 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
is a roof of a building that is partially or completely covered with vegetation and a growing medium, planted over a waterproofing membrane. It may also
Mer Bleue Bog (1,510 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The sphagnum bog contains two main types of vegetation—the black spruce forest and the open heath vegetation. The black spruce (Picea mariana) forest is
Trombiculidae (2,491 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the vegetation of low, damp areas such as woodlands, berry bushes, orchards, along lakes and streams, and even in drier places where vegetation is low
Arthur Tansley (2,099 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
ecologists, the Central Committee for the Survey and Study of British Vegetation, which later organised the British Ecological Society, and served as its
Cooltong Conservation Park (290 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
National Parks and Wildlife Act 1972 in 1993 to "preserve quality mallee vegetation and habitat for the mallee bird species that frequent the area, in particular
Macassar Dunes Conservation Area (473 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
conservation area conserves the unique local “Cape Flats Dune Strandveld” vegetation with its dense evergreen thickets, flowers, shrubs and trees. The last
Edith Stephens Wetland Park (233 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
surrounding stretches of Cape Flats Sand Fynbos and Cape Flats Dune Strandveld vegetation. Seven Red Data plant species have been recorded here as well as nearly
Laidevahe Nature Reserve (341 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
consists of over 40 islets and has large swathes of reedbeds. This diverse vegetation type forms the core of the West Estonian Archipelago Biosphere Reserve
Boulder Creek Wilderness (349 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Boulder Creek Wilderness is a wilderness area located in the Umpqua National Forest in the southern Cascade Range of Oregon, United States. It was
Diamond Peak Wilderness (571 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Diamond Peak Wilderness is a wilderness area straddling the Cascade crest and includes the Diamond Peak volcano. It is located within two National
The Creation of the Sun, Moon, and Plants (216 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the Sun, Moon and Plants (sometimes The Creation of the Sun, Moon and Vegetation or The Creation of the Sun and the Moon) is one of the frescoes from Michelangelo's
Wildlife of Chad (1,463 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
part of the country. Droughts and locust plagues are also common. The vegetation in the country is broadly categorized under the three regions of the northern
Lincoln Conservation Park (325 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Crown Lands Act 1929 on 11 November 1993 for the purpose of conserving vegetation within the Coffin Bay – Jussieu Peninsula catchment zone. In 2007, the
Bracken Nature Reserve (226 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
threatened Cape Flats Sand Fynbos and Swartland Granite Renosterveld vegetation. A diverse array of orchids, succulents and flowering bulbs are among
Drift Creek Wilderness (435 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Drift Creek Wilderness is a 5,798-acre (2,346 ha) wilderness area in the Siuslaw National Forest on the Oregon Coast. It was created in 1984, along with
GIS and aquatic science (1,005 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
temporal scale. The ability to track vegetation change through time and space to make predictions about vegetation change are some of the many possibilities
Salmon–Huckleberry Wilderness (434 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Salmon–Huckleberry Wilderness is a wilderness area located on the southern side of Mount Hood in the northwestern Cascades of Oregon, in the United
Slough (hydrology) (1,349 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Typically, it is either stagnant or slow flowing on a seasonal basis. Vegetation patterns in a slough are largely determined by depth, distribution, and
Niah National Park (1,743 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
metacarpal bone of a young tiger. Pearce (2004) recognises six vegetation types: Limestone vegetation on karst. Mixed Dipterocarp Forest. Seasonal Swamp Forest
Shoal (1,432 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
seafloor within an area mapped for navigation purposes; or a growth of vegetation on the bottom of a deep lake that occurs at any depth or is used as a
Humid continental climate (2,496 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of Argentina and Chile. Since climate regimes tend to be dominated by vegetation of one region with relatively homogenous ecology, those that project climate
Geobotanical prospecting (287 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
prospecting based on indicator plants like metallophytes and the analysis of vegetation. For example, the Viscaria Mine in Sweden was named after the plant Silene
Padthaway Conservation Park (453 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
kilometres (3.79 sq mi). In 1992, vegetation within the conservation park was described as consisting of two vegetation associations, i.e. a woodland of
Monotomidae (375 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
different members of the group being found under tree bark, in decaying vegetation, on flowers and in ant nests. Their ecology is obscure, while at least
Lesueur Conservation Park (365 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
in 1971 to conserve a representative example of the soils and coastal vegetation of the southern part of the eastern end of the island. It is characterised
Devil's Peak (Cape Town) (1,856 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
the vegetation is low. Here can also be found a small stretch of critically endangered Peninsula Shale Renosterveld vegetation, an endemic vegetation type
Ptilodactylidae (422 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
aquatic habitats. The larvae generally live associated with rotting wood or vegetation, or within gravel and detritus on the edge of water bodies. The larvae
Southern Tablelands (156 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Canberra. The Southern Tablelands Temperate Grassland is a prominent vegetation community in the region. 93.5 Eagle FM, a radio station based in Goulburn
Kings Plains National Park (406 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
sandy soils with shrub. Around the creek the soil is more fertile. Some vegetation in the Kings Plains woodland includes iron-barks, cypress pine, yellow
Environmental effects of mining (7,641 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
containing these chemicals can lead to the devastation of the surrounding vegetation. The dumping of the runoff in surface waters or in a lot of forests is
Cape Peninsula (9,466 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
predominantly winter rainfall and mild temperatures, and the natural vegetation is exceptionally diverse, with an unusually large number of endemic plant
Flora of Italy (2,495 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
natural vegetation mainly consists of mixed woods of evergreen and deciduous species, shrublands and Mediterranean maquis. The native vegetation of Italy
Richardson's collared lemming (334 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
in north-central Canada. They feed on grasses, sedges and other green vegetation in summer and twigs of willow, aspen and birches in winter. Predators
Geography of Brazil (5,401 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
many types of vegetation, from high canopy forest to bamboo groves. In the semiarid Northeast, caatinga, a dry, thick, thorny vegetation, predominates
Wildlife of Zimbabwe (4,010 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Kalahari desert, a region with little water and very sparse, xerophile vegetation. While the park abounds in elephant population (one of the largest in
GIS and aquatic science (1,005 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
temporal scale. The ability to track vegetation change through time and space to make predictions about vegetation change are some of the many possibilities
Mooki River (308 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Mooki River, much of which is prime agricultural land. Little natural vegetation remains in the plains but river gums and other trees grow on the banks
Belt Hill Conservation Park (525 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
plainwhich continues into adjacent farmland” on its western side. The vegetation cover was described as consisting of “an open scrub formation” of silver-leaved
Ungava collared lemming (295 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
burrow or concealed in vegetation. They are active year-round, day and night. They make runways through the surface vegetation and also dig burrows above
Garden waste dumping (2,912 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
plant matter from gardening activities which involve cutting or removing vegetation, i.e. cutting the lawn, weed removal, hedge trimming or pruning consisting
Moody Tank Conservation Park (405 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Parks and Wildlife Act 1972, to protect and conserve endemic, remnant vegetation and a site of heritage significance. The park was proclaimed without access
Goldfield Mountains (297 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
mountains, and the Saguaro Lake (Arizona) can be found north of them. The vegetation zone in the Goldfield Mountains is the Arizona Upland subdivision of the
Canyon mouse (345 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
States and northern Mexico. Its preferred habitat is arid, rocky desert. Vegetation has little or no effect on the distribution of canyon mice, it is instead
Anzoátegui (2,804 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Neverí, Pao, Tigre, Unare, Zuata and a sector of the lower Orinoco. The vegetation of the Anzoátegui State is typical temperate. It is largely determined
Wanilla Land Settlement Conservation Park (418 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Parks and Wildlife Act 1972, to protect and conserve endemic, remnant vegetation and a site of heritage significance. The park was proclaimed without access
Sentinel-2 (1,713 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
important for effective yield prediction and applications related to Earth's vegetation. As well as monitoring plant growth, Sentinel-2 is used to map changes
Western Sydney Regional Park (1,693 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
providing multifarious habitat areas for wildlife and vegetation communities. Four vegetation zones are known within the park, which are endangered ecological
Tygerberg Nature Reserve (267 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
surviving pockets of the highly threatened Swartland Shale Renosterveld vegetation type. The 300 ha reserve has an exceptional number of species. There are
Siffleur Wilderness Area (356 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
glacier-carved valleys, mountain lakes, and alpine meadows. There are two distinct vegetation zones. Above 2,100 metres (6,900 ft), the tree line, are grasses, sedges
Apudthama National Park (475 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Hunter Point The Apudthama National Park features a complex array of vegetation types, many of which, with the exception of minor occurrences in limited
Lothian Island Wildlife Sanctuary (80 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
and rhesus macaques. The tropical wetland forest consists of mangrove vegetation that provides a dense cover along the habitat. "Lothian Island Sanctuary"
Murrunatta Conservation Park (462 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
March 1984 for the purpose of conserving “a small area of remnant mallee vegetation dominated by Coast Ridge-fruited Mallee (Eucalyptus angulosa).” The parcel
Kyeema Conservation Park (1,054 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the following reasons: A Park containing areas of very dense natural vegetation providing an excellent refuge for substantial populations of native fauna
Loktak Lake (4,215 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(Manipuri language). It is famous for the phumdi (heterogeneous mass of vegetation, soil and organic matter at various stages of decomposition) floating
Deepwater National Park (392 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of the park is dominated by a 70 m high sand dune which is covered in vegetation. There are some scattered rocky outcrops of volcanic origin including
Luís Eduardo Magalhães (808 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
gallery forests and stream valleys. Cerrado includes various types of vegetation. Humid fields and "buriti" palm paths are found where the water table
Siffleur Wilderness Area (356 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
glacier-carved valleys, mountain lakes, and alpine meadows. There are two distinct vegetation zones. Above 2,100 metres (6,900 ft), the tree line, are grasses, sedges
Luís Eduardo Magalhães (808 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
gallery forests and stream valleys. Cerrado includes various types of vegetation. Humid fields and "buriti" palm paths are found where the water table
Nätsi-Võlla Nature Reserve (181 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Nätsi-Võlla Nature Reserve is a nature reserve situated in western Estonia, in Pärnu County, made up of several bogs that together form the largest bog
Red flag warning (423 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
based on the local vegetation type, topography, and distance from major water sources. They usually include the daily vegetation moisture content calculations
Western Sydney Regional Park (1,693 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
providing multifarious habitat areas for wildlife and vegetation communities. Four vegetation zones are known within the park, which are endangered ecological
Kyeema Conservation Park (1,054 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the following reasons: A Park containing areas of very dense natural vegetation providing an excellent refuge for substantial populations of native fauna
Feldberg (Black Forest) (2,000 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Feldberg area has the status of a nature reserve due to its subalpine vegetation. The Feldberg Nature Reserve is the oldest and largest in Baden-Württemberg
Kinosternidae (1,086 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
slow-moving bodies of water, often with soft, muddy bottoms and abundant vegetation. Most kinosternids are small turtles, 10–15 cm (3.9–5.9 in) in carapace
Owens Peak Wilderness (317 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
extensive riparian vegetation. This area is a transition zone between the Great Basin, Mojave Desert and Sierra Nevada ecoregions. Vegetation varies considerably
Wildlife of Egypt (1,605 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
plentiful. Large parts of the Western Desert are completely devoid of vegetation. The plants that do grow are adapted to the arid conditions and tend to
Beaver (9,197 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
grasses and sedges. Beavers build dams and lodges using tree branches, vegetation, rocks and mud; they chew down trees for building material. Dams impound
Pythidae (571 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
in the tropical Americas. The larvae are generally found with decaying vegetation and wood on which they feed, while adults are not associated with the
Apudthama National Park (475 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Hunter Point The Apudthama National Park features a complex array of vegetation types, many of which, with the exception of minor occurrences in limited
Geography of Somalia (3,201 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
especially the central plateau, and briefly transform the desert into lush vegetation. From July to September is the second dry season, the Xagaa (pronounced
Whinchat (2,275 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
whinchat is a solitary species, favouring open grassy country with rough vegetation and scattered small shrubs. It perches in elevated locations ready to
Three Sisters Wilderness (705 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Three Sisters Wilderness is a wilderness area in the Cascade Range, within the Willamette and Deschutes National Forests in Oregon, United States.
Veld (1,815 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
word "veld" means "natural vegetation", excluding vegetation like swamps and forests. It does include mountains with vegetation but not deserts or mountains
Endocarditis (1,033 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
intracardiac devices. Endocarditis is characterized by lesions, known as vegetations, which is a mass of platelets, fibrin, microcolonies of microorganisms
Undergrowth (66 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. Undergrowth usually refers to the vegetation in the lower part of a forest, which can obstruct passage through the
Flora of Belize (2,376 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Situated on the Caribbean coast of northern Central America the flora and vegetation have been intimately intertwined with Belize's history. The nation itself
Deepwater National Park (392 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of the park is dominated by a 70 m high sand dune which is covered in vegetation. There are some scattered rocky outcrops of volcanic origin including
Towarri National Park (89 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
north of Sydney. Towarri is a diverse landscape with a variety of plant vegetation, it is also a habitat for many birds among others and the endangered speckled
Gearhart Mountain Wilderness (600 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Gearhart Mountain Wilderness is a wilderness area located within the Fremont–Winema National Forest in Lake County and Klamath County in south-central
Ecology of the Sierra Nevada (3,470 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
subalpine vegetation of the Sierra Nevada and Cascade Ranges". In Barbour, M.G.; Keeler-Wolf, T.; Schoenherr, A.A. (eds.). Terrestrial vegetation of California
Uberlândia (1,028 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the Brazilian cerrado and has eight protected zones of tropical savanna vegetation. Uberlândia is served by Uberlândia–Ten. Cel. Av. César Bombonato Airport
Life zone (464 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
United States. Much more detailed and empirically based classifications of vegetation and life zones now exist for most areas of the world, such as the list
Assis (1,361 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
1,441 mm (56.7 in), and the vegetation predominates Mata Atlântica and Cerrado, is then a transition zone of vegetation. Its Human Development Index
Scania (10,069 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Almost all Swedish sugar beet comes from Scania; the plant needs a long vegetation period. The same applies also to corn, pea and rape (grown for its oil)
Eulichadidae (388 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
light, while specimens of Stenocolus are typically found in riparian vegetation, and are not attracted to light. Potential extinct genera have been described
Field (agriculture) (698 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
farms have a field border, usually composed of a strip of shrubs and vegetation, used to provide food and cover necessary for the survival of wildlife
Interim Biogeographic Regionalisation for Australia (346 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Interim Biogeographic Regionalisation for Australia (IBRA) is a biogeographic regionalisation of Australia developed by the Australian government's
Furner Conservation Park (568 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
“relatively undisturbed remnant of open forest and woodland representing the vegetation associations of both consolidated dune and interdunal flat” and “features
Oti Region (896 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of the southern areas of Ghana, due to its proximity to the north. The vegetation consist of mostly of grassland, especially savanna with clusters of drought-resistant
Esk National Park (104 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The park was gazetted in 2006. It aims to protect a piece of remant vegetation of significant biodiversity value. The park lies within the Brisbane River
Cuspate foreland (2,104 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
shoreline in a triangular shape. Some cuspate forelands may be stabilised by vegetation, while others may migrate down the shoreline. Because some cuspate forelands
White Goat Wilderness Area (319 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
mountain lakes, waterfalls, and alpine meadows. There are two distinct vegetation zones. Above 2,100 metres (6,900 ft), the tree line, are grasses, sedges
Freshwater National Park (392 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of Redcliffe, near Deception Bay, within Caboolture Shire. The park's vegetation is a remnant of the Open Sclerophyll Woodland which was once common in
Belgorod Oblast (3,068 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
– 1120; wolf – 36. The annual number of game animals remains stable. Vegetation in Belgorod Oblast reflects the features of the northern forest-steppe
Poaceae (4,685 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
excluding Greenland and Antarctica. Grasses are also an important part of the vegetation in many other habitats, including wetlands, forests and tundra. Though
Halosere (278 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
plants and Salicornia, and so on. In most places this becomes dominant vegetation. The initial tidal flats receive new sediments daily, are waterlogged
Little Dip Conservation Park (217 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
and Wildlife Act 1972 in 1975 for the purpose of conserving 'remnant vegetation and a chain of small lakes which combine to provide habitat for several
Tryon Creek State Natural Area (941 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Tryon Creek State Natural Area is a state park located primarily in Portland, in the U.S. state of Oregon. It is the only Oregon state park within
Halosere (278 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
plants and Salicornia, and so on. In most places this becomes dominant vegetation. The initial tidal flats receive new sediments daily, are waterlogged
Scott Conservation Park (482 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
81 sq mi). In 1980, it was described as follows: A small park featuring vegetation representative of the eastern slopes of the southern Mount Lofty ranges
Fire-stick farming (3,009 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
is the practice of Aboriginal Australians regularly using fire to burn vegetation, which has been practised for thousands of years. There are a number of
Freshwater National Park (392 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of Redcliffe, near Deception Bay, within Caboolture Shire. The park's vegetation is a remnant of the Open Sclerophyll Woodland which was once common in
Tlalnelhuayocan (151 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Tlalnelhuayocan is one of the 212 municipalities in the Mexican state of Veracruz, located 2 kilometres from state capital Xalapa-Enríquez. It stands on
Chinampa (2,761 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
lake's surface, creating underwater fences. A buildup of soil and aquatic vegetation would be piled into these "fences" until the top layer of soil was visible
Pichu Pichu (1,585 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Pichu. Between 3,000–3,700 metres (10,000–12,000 ft) elevation, shrub vegetation occurs on Pichu Pichu and the neighbouring volcanoes, whereas above the
Valdepiélagos (575 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
continental climate: Countryside vegetation: mainly thickets, gorse bushes, thyme, rosemary, lavender, bramble... Riparian vegetation: predominantly black poplars
Bull of the Woods Wilderness (560 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Bull of the Woods Wilderness is a wilderness area located in the Mount Hood National Forest in the northwestern Cascades of Oregon, United States.
Flora of Peru (53 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The flora of Peru is very diverse. The animals rainforests of Peru are the homes of many different species of trees as well as Orchidaceae flowering plants
Fuji-Hakone-Izu National Park (476 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
than 1000 volcanic islands. Vegetation in the park ranges from species of mountainous trees to the subtropical vegetation of the Izu Islands. Fuji-Hakone-Izu
SpeedTree (1,961 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
SpeedTree is a group of vegetation programming and modeling software products developed and sold by Interactive Data Visualization, Inc. (IDV) that generates
Cisticolidae (852 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
identification guide. These are insectivorous birds which nest low in vegetation. The family was introduced (as Cisticolinae) by the Swedish zoologist
Aberdare Range (1,233 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
and bushbuck. The Aberdares contain a rich diversity of vegetation. There are 778 vegetation and plant species, subspecies and varieties found in the
Halashi, Karnataka (95 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The village has a famous Jain Basadi too. The village is surrounded by vegetation and mountains. Village Directory, 2001 Census of India halashi halashi
Quime (255 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The town lies between the mountains and the tropics. It has a large vegetation, mostly eucalyptus. 70% of the population are Christian Catholics, 20%
Karte Conservation Park (554 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
mature mallee vegetation. The park provides habitat for numerous mallee species including the threatened mallee fowl… Dominant vegetation is tall, dense
Kenilworth Racecourse Conservation Area (208 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
populations of mammals, reptiles, amphibians and birds. Invasive alien vegetation is a severe problem, especially Port Jackson willow (Acacia saligna) and
Black Rock Conservation Park (460 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
statement of significance prepared in 1980 advises that it preserves “vegetation typical of the region. And that it contains “a diverse avifauna, including
Calluna (1,888 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
dominant plant in most heathland and moorland in Europe, and in some bog vegetation and acidic pine and oak woodland. It is tolerant of grazing and regenerates
Simlipal National Park (1,527 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Odisha. Simlipal Elephant Reserve is an ecosystem complete with forest vegetation (mainly sal trees), fauna and the adjoining Ho / Santhal tribal settlements
Willamette Greenway (280 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
standards for statewide planning, requiring that public access, native vegetation, and scenic views be considered when planning new developments. Land use
Cantabria (8,442 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the Cantabrian Mountains, so called because of its particularly lush vegetation, due to the wet and moderate oceanic climate. The climate is strongly
Balcones Canyonlands National Wildlife Refuge (428 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
into the marshes, estuaries, and bays along the Texas Gulf Coast. The vegetation found in the Hill Country includes various oaks, elms, and Ashe juniper
Santa Rosa and San Jacinto Mountains National Monument (1,522 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
differences in elevation, temperature, and moisture give rise to diverse vegetation. Being the western boundary of the Sonoran Desert, the eastern mountainslopes
Puchezh-Katunki crater (279 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
crater is not exposed to the surface, but appears as variation in the vegetation. The Earth Impact Database lists a rim-to-rim diameter of 40 kilometres
Aspen parkland (3,480 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Manitoba/northwestern Minnesota). The fescue prairie is a meadowland rich in vegetation variety which forms the cover for the development of the richer soils
Karpos (222 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Zéphyros), the west wind) and Chloris (Χλωρίς : Chlōrís, spring, or new vegetation), forming a natural metaphor—the west wind heralds the new growth of spring
Ait (356 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
a permanent island should it become secured and protected by growing vegetation. However, aits may also be eroded: the resulting sediment is deposited
Chambal River (3,011 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
border of Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan and Uttar Pradesh States, and the vegetation consists of ravine, thorn forest, a sub-type of the Northern Tropical
List of national parks of Nigeria (213 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(NNPS) is responsible for preserving, enhancing, protecting and managing vegetation and wild animals in the national parks of Nigeria. The NNPS is a parastatal
Flora Australiensis (403 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Australiensis still remains the only definitive work on the vascular vegetation of the whole continent." According to Nancy Burbidge, "it represents a
Bouldering (3,927 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
caused several environmental concerns, including soil erosion and trampled vegetation, as climbers often hike off-trail to reach bouldering sites. This has
Salisbury Plain (3,047 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
central ranges. This vegetation type is found elsewhere only on Porton Down SSSI and on the Brecklands. Small areas of chalk-heath vegetation occur on superficial
Breckland Farmland (210 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
birds nest in March on bare ground in cultivated land with very short vegetation. Fields with sugar beet and vegetables and no recreational disturbance
Climate variability and change (10,732 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
more dust is available if there are many regions with dry soils, little vegetation and strong winds. Paleoclimatology is the study of changes in climate
Topinkatti (112 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
means the compound of cannon (barrel gun) used in olden times or grove of vegetation. Most peoples are in Indian army and this village having school facility
Sarvestan (301 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Yusef Sarvestani, who was a moralist. More of the county have gramineous vegetation and two types including tree and shrub. Based on public census in 2006
Geography of Cyprus (1,507 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
central plain. Despite its small size, Cyprus has a variety of natural vegetation. This includes forests of conifers and broadleaved trees such as pine
Hillock (223 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
bedrock of gneiss or granites, leaving a rounded rocky hillock with sparse vegetation. One of the most famous knolls is the one near John F. Kennedy's point
Hillock (223 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
bedrock of gneiss or granites, leaving a rounded rocky hillock with sparse vegetation. One of the most famous knolls is the one near John F. Kennedy's point
Prairie Pothole Region (1,146 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The vegetation of the PPR consists of emergent plants and tall grasses, while the prairie surrounding the region has dense grassland vegetation. The
Cloud forest (3,173 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
forests often exhibit an abundance of mosses covering the ground and vegetation, in which case they are also referred to as mossy forests. Mossy forests
Pine Hill Ecological Reserve (2,662 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Park, Martel Creek, Penny Lane and Salmon Falls. There are three main vegetation types — grassland, woodland, and chaparral. The chaparral type is known
Ewens Ponds Conservation Park (285 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The conservation park contains remnants of the terrestrial and aquatic vegetation communities which existed prior to clearing and development. The fauna
Groundcover (958 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
erosion and drought. In an ecosystem, the ground cover forms the layer of vegetation below the shrub layer known as the herbaceous layer. The most widespread
Clara River (195 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
courses and stony ridges composed of sandstone and conglomerate. The vegetation in the area is open forest which changes to savannah and grasslands of
Marino Conservation Park (726 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
railway line contains a very significant remnant area of coastal heath vegetation, including rare plants such as lemon beauty heads Calocephalus citreus
Kozyrevsk Airport (76 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
and growing maintenance costs. Overhead imagery from Google Earth show vegetation intrusion in the former runway area beginning (no later than) 2005, and
Jacanidae (1,282 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
out their weight while foraging on floating or semi-emergent aquatic vegetation. They are also among the rare groups of birds in which females are larger
Ooslamaa (142 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Estonia. Ooslamaa has a surface area of 241.60 hectares, with fragmented vegetation. Trees do not grow on the islet. It is administered by Saaremaa Parish
Rwenzori Mountains (1,989 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
moved into the Rwenzori Mountains. The Ruwenzori are known for their vegetation, ranging from tropical rainforest through alpine meadows to snow. The
Quartzite (2,174 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
bare or covered only with a very thin layer of soil and little (if any) vegetation. Some quartzites contain just enough weather-susceptible nutrient-bearing
Ballybannan (72 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Down, Northern Ireland. The area is a wetland with two small areas of vegetation. "Ballybannan ASSI | Department of Agriculture, Environment and Rural
Red-necked grebe (4,191 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
calls. Once paired, it builds a nest from water plants on top of floating vegetation in a shallow lake or bog. Like all grebes, the Red-necked is a good swimmer
Mount Scott Conservation Park (721 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
1994, the conservation park was reported as supporting a “variety of vegetation types” and some “notable species” of fauna: The south western side consists
Mount Bartle Frere (1,372 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
altitude and rainfall of the mountain create conditions for a number of vegetation types growing on the poor granitic soils. The lower slopes support lowland
Geegeela Conservation Park (695 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
status in 1986 as a “private Heritage Agreement area” under then Native Vegetation Management Act 1985. In the early 1990s, the land changed ownership with
Mantena, Minas Gerais (1,965 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
gradually towards the interior, formed by pre-Cambrian crystalline rocks. The vegetation diversifies in the region of the ecological sub domain, presents in the
Minlacowie Conservation Park (204 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Stansbury. The park comprises a small patch of remnant mallee/broombush vegetation in very good condition, and conserves a number of significant plant species
Daarrba National Park (Cape York Peninsula Aboriginal Land) (262 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
and threatened ecosystems including rare examples of complex rainforest vegetation communities developed upon Basalt soils within the Cape York Peninsula
Mianus River Gorge (514 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
decrease the risk of excessive deer populations causing damage to the vegetation. They believed that very small scale reductions could effectively manage
Rodman Reservoir (457 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Orange Springs consists of flooded standing timber and areas of floating vegetation. The pool section from Orange Springs to Kirkpatrick Dam, including the
Eucalyptus (10,994 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
only supported more mesic noneucalypt vegetation, and that eucalypts probably contributed to the drier vegetation of the arid continental interior. With
Smith and Bybee Wetlands Natural Area (910 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Smith and Bybee Wetlands Natural Area is a public park and nature reserve between the Columbia Slough and the Columbia River in Portland, Oregon. At about
Quokka (2,674 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
shift to islands and forests, where there were minimal predators and more vegetation. In the wild, the quokka's roaming is restricted to a very small range
Bagurumba (665 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
old. Usually, the Boro people live in peace and harmony with the green vegetation and the environment, and worship beauty of the nature. Boro people live
Loess Plateau (4,130 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of the vertical loess joints depend on the vegetation coverage and slope. Steep slope and poor vegetation coverage favor the development of the joints
Xerosere (852 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
mesic climates. The dominant vegetation is beech and hemlock. There are many intermediate tree stages. The other vegetation types include herbs, ferns,
Barrier island (2,714 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
sediment supply, sea-level trends, and basement controls. The amount of vegetation on the barrier has a large impact on the height and evolution of the island
Advent City (632 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Svalbard. The village was situated on a fell field with a High Arctic tundra vegetation grazed by Svalbard reindeer and geese and dominated by mountain avens
Mount Skokomish Wilderness (455 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
streams in the western portion to flow east across the Wilderness. Common vegetation in Mount Skokomish Wilderness include old-growth western hemlock, western
Tirari Desert (1,687 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
types and hence the vegetation, varies with the dune spacing. Closer spaced dunes result in sandy valleys that have similar vegetation to the dune sides
Oosäär (133 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
resembling a long, sinuous spit, but not connected to a larger landform. Vegetation is sparse and the island is made up largely of rocks and pebbles. Located
Dhankuta District (710 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(9,600 in) to 629 metres (24,800 in) of elevation above sea level. The vegetation zones in the district range from sub-tropical Sal forest along the Tamor
Long Island Sound (5,993 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Along the sound, they produce three to seven tons per acre per year of vegetation, largely in the form of salt marsh grasses. Much of this, enriched by
Tso Moriri (2,365 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Planning Commission of the Government of India also reports: Despite a poor vegetation cover, relatively low standing biomass and high anthropogenic pressure
Crowley's Ridge (1,236 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
fertile lands of the delta region. The vegetation is predominantly oak and hickory forests, similar to vegetation found in the Appalachian Mountains. Examples
Balmedie (951 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
vegetation. They support a large array of wildlife. Two watercourses make their way to the sea within the area creating ribbons of wetland vegetation
Lake Suesca (797 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
weathered into clays, currently present in the lower strata. The original vegetation was composed of encenillo and "corono" forests, accompanied by more xerophytic
Andhra Pradesh (12,444 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
forests, while the vegetation becomes sparse as the Ghats give way to the Deccan Plateau, where shrub vegetation is more common. The vegetation found in the
Caribbean Sea (4,038 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
level of biodiversity and many species are endemic to the Caribbean. The vegetation of the region is mostly tropical but differences in topography, soil and
Mount Tai (4,517 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
sequence. The vertical boundaries of the forest belts are distinct and the vegetation landscapes are different. There are 989 species of seed plants in 144
Adamawa Plateau (241 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
feet (2,700 meters). It is important for its deposits of bauxite. The vegetation is mostly savanna. The endangered toad Amietophrynus djohongensis is known
Benedict Canyon, Los Angeles (3,161 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
hoped to build on the area’s highest peak. Benedict Canyon has a mix of vegetation and growth that is endemic to Southern California: oaks and grasses on
Adamawa Plateau (241 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
feet (2,700 meters). It is important for its deposits of bauxite. The vegetation is mostly savanna. The endangered toad Amietophrynus djohongensis is known
Aberdour Conservation Park (750 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
park was described as follows: The park preserves an area of remnant vegetation typical of undulating dune and limestone country. Due to the extensive
Sky Lakes Wilderness (1,015 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Sky Lakes Wilderness is a wilderness area located in the Rogue River–Siskiyou and Fremont–Winema national forests in the southern Cascade Range of
Manaslu (4,857 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
types of vegetation, however, tend to overlap the adjoining ones at places. Depending on the microclimate and other aspects, an overlap of vegetation is noticed
Seal Island, South Africa (542 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
is long and narrow – 800 by 50 metres (2,620 by 160 feet). There is no vegetation, soil of any significance, or beach. A radar mast was built on the island
The Botanic Garden (3,466 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Economy of Vegetation and The Loves of the Plants, by the British poet and naturalist Erasmus Darwin. The Economy of Vegetation celebrates technological
Wildlife of Mali (2,670 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
vegetation zones; the country has Sahara Desert in the north, the Niger River Basin at its center and the Senegal River on the south. The vegetation zones
Aïr Mountains (2,314 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
some of these valleys continue to provide year-round oasis and seasonal vegetation. The Aïr mountains themselves consist of nine almost circular massifs
North German Plain (1,400 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
glaciers, wind-borne sand often formed dunes, which were later fixed by vegetation. Human intervention caused the emergence of open heath such as the Lüneburg
Wenaha–Tucannon Wilderness (411 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Wenaha–Tucannon Wilderness is a federally designated wilderness area in the Blue Mountains of northeastern Oregon, and southeastern Washington, United
Boulder River Wilderness (421 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Wiley Ridge is also protected within the wilderness boundary. Common vegetation in Boulder River Wilderness includes old-growth Douglas fir, true fir
Akimiski Island (623 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
surface of Akimiski is flat and slopes gradually to the north. Most of the vegetation that covers the island consists of lichen, moss, sedges, and dwarf black
Ciénega (1,776 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
falling water tables lead to a reduction in vegetation. Prolonged wet periods lead to increased vegetation and trapping of sediment, while brief periods
Hamster (3,790 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
being caught by predators. They feed primarily on seeds, fruits, and vegetation, and will occasionally eat burrowing insects. Physically, they are stout-bodied
Sitatunga (3,236 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
confined to swampy and marshy habitats. Here they occur in tall and dense vegetation as well as seasonal swamps, marshy clearings in forests, riparian thickets
Hydrosere (1,464 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of all types of vegetation including herbs, shrubs, mosses, shade-loving plants and trees. Decomposers are frequent in climax vegetation. The overall changes
Dalmatian pelican (3,330 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
species. Their nests are crude heaps of vegetation, which are placed on islands or on dense mats of vegetation. The species' numbers underwent a dramatic
Tell Abu Hureyra (2,110 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
level changes and aridity, the vegetation expanded into lower areas of the fields. Abu Hureyra accumulated vegetation that consisted of grasses, oaks
Nest (3,319 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
directly brood their young, incubate their young in a mound of decomposing vegetation. One species, Macrocephalon maleo, uses volcanic sand warmed by geothermal
Coastal erosion (3,388 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Norfolk coast. Weathering and transport slope processes Slope hydrology Vegetation Cliff foot erosion Cliff foot sediment accumulation Resistance of cliff
Manhattan Beach State Recreation Site (369 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
across tracks of the Southern Pacific Railroad to a site with coastal vegetation, picnic tables, and restrooms. Although the park occupies only 41 acres
Arantina (2,255 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
municipality has an average annual median temperature of 21.2°C and the vegetation is predominantly that of the South American Atlantic Forest. With 98%
Lake Ouachita (448 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of the largest crystal veins in the world. Vegetation covers 10% of the lake. Lake Ouachita's vegetation is being addressed by the U.S. Army Corps of
Rain garden (6,180 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
heat-island effect. Rain garden plantings commonly include wetland edge vegetation, such as wildflowers, sedges, rushes, ferns, shrubs and small trees. These
Arctodus (21,142 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
their rear legs. Studies suggest that Arctodus simus both browsed on vegetation and consumed browsing herbivores, such as deer, camelids, and tapir. A
Sapric (803 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
A sapric is a subtype of a histosol where virtually all of the organic material has undergone sufficient decomposition to prevent the identification of
Bright Star Wilderness (328 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Piute Mountains to east in Mojave National Preserve). A wide variety of vegetation grows in the Bright Star Wilderness. The upper slopes of Kelso Peak are
Natural regions of Chile (560 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
and reduced to five natural regions: Each has its own characteristic vegetation, fauna, climate, and, despite the omnipresence of both the Andes and the
Boorabbin National Park (615 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
in nutrients. Despite this, the vegetation is diverse with countless species thriving in this environment. Vegetation ranges from the rich kwongan heaths
Lake Newland Conservation Park (866 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
conservation park contains mobile sand dunes and sub-coastal wetlands. The vegetation includes areas of previously cleared land with patches of regenerating
Riverine rabbit (2,691 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
and 1500 overall. They have a diet which consists of mostly plants and vegetation, but their usual food sources are being diminished, causing a scarcity
Oleshky Sands (552 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
kuchuhury (locally), which reach a height up to five meters. A sparse vegetation can be located across the sands. The sands are thought to be formed during
Tropics (1,667 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
to mean warm to hot and moist year-round, often with the sense of lush vegetation. Many tropical areas, however, have both a dry and a wet season. The wet
Dart Island (96 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
allocasuarinas and eucalypts. Rabbits are present and cause browsing damage to the vegetation. Australia portal Islands portal List of islands of Tasmania Brothers
Salmo-Priest Wilderness (630 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
cougars, bobcats, badgers, pine martens, lynx, bighorn sheep, and moose. Vegetation in the Salmo-Priest Wilderness is primarily dominated by Subalpine Fir
Dick Smith Wilderness (756 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
and dry lightning from the occasional thunderstorms can start fires. Vegetation in the wilderness is predominantly chaparral, although there are regions
Blo' Norton and Thelnetham Fens (776 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
periods of dry weather and support a different range of plant life. Taller vegetation is more common, particularly reed Phragmites australis and meadowsweet