Dry Climates Ryan Youmans H#1
Dry Climates Definition • A region is arid when it is characterized by a severe lack of available water, to the extent of hindering or preventing the growth and development of plant and animal life.
Animals that live here • Dromedary Camels • Ostriches • Sidewinder rattlesnake • Spotted Hyena
Plants that grow here • African Daisy • Spider Flower • Agavacae • Amalyllidaceae
Essential Questions • 1. What tools do we use to describe weather? • Barometars • Sling psychrometer • Anemometer • Rain gauge
How has technology changed over time? • Today we have more computer technology we also have radar.
Why is predicting weather important? • People need to know conditions before they fly, sail, or ride to find out how safe it is.
Dry Climate Areas Tan and Brown
Websites • http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Geographical_zone • http://activerain.com/blogsview/1147794/what-economists-and-weathermen-have-in-common • http://www.cosmosmagazine.com/news/1617/future-bleak-australian-climate • http://all-free-download.com/wallpapers/nature/desert_sand_dune_wallpaper_landscape_naturefree_download_wallpaper_size_1280_1024_1362.html • http://kitchendinner.com/Gardener/terra-fuela-sunflower-kit.htm • http://www.game-reserve.com/south-africa_welgevonden.html • http://www.flowerpicturegallery.com/v/daisy-flower-pictures/photo+of+african+daisy.jpg.html • http://answers.yahoo.com/question/index?qid=1006060116530