Asked in Geography, Arctic Circle
What type of land near the Arctic Circle that its soil is permanently frozen?
That type of land (e.g., biome) is called the tundra. It typically has soil from the order Gelisol. ...
Asked in Snow and Ice, Tundra, Soil
Is the soil in the arctic frozen?
The Arctic Tundra has a layer of frost called permafrost beneath the soil, The soil is very thin and only dwarf things can live in it.for example:shrubs lichens and mosses.also there is only one type of tree that lives threre it is called the dwarf willow tree. This will answer you question and more. ...
Asked in Soil
What does the soil type CA mean?
"Soil type CA" sounds like it is an abbreviation for a soil type on a soil map. You will have to consult that soil map or the soil map's makers to find the answer to that question. If "soil type CA" did not come from a soil map, you will need to consult the source. There is no universally recognized soil type named "CA." ...
Asked in Geology
Predict the type of soil that will form in arctic and tropical climates?
Rainfall is minimal, chemical weathering occurs slowly, the soil is thin and consists mainly of regolith(evidence that soil in these areas forms mostly by mechanical weathering) too cold to sustain life, so little humus. ...