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Climates and vegetation of Europe by Mind Map: Climates and vegetation of Europe
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Climates and vegetation of Europe

Hot zones

In areas with oceanic climate, there are many forests and grasslands

In areas with a Mediterranean climate, the Mediterranean forest stands consisting of shrubs and trees

In continental climate zones, there are taigas and steppes

There are very types of vegetation in Europe, depending of the territories.

Cold zones

In these areas there are little vegetation. In less cold areas grow moss, shrubs ... These type of vegetation is called tundra

Hot zones

In zones with oceanic climate, there are forests and meadows

In zones with mediterranean climate, there is the mediterranean forest, form by trees and shrubs

In zones with continental climate, there are taigas and steppes

Hot Climates

There are three types of hot climates

Continental, It is characteristic of eastern europe. It have high temperatures in summer and low in winter. Usually rains in summer

Mediterranean, It belongs to the Mediterranean coast and interior parts. Have high temperatures in summer and mild in winter. There are little rainfall

Oceanic, Is characteristic of the Atlantic coasts. It has mild temperatures all year. There are rainfalls all year

Cold Climates

There are two types of cold climates

Polar, It lies in the north. It's the coldest of the Earth. There are few rainfalls

Mountain, It is on elevated areas. It have low temperatures in winter and cools in summer. It rains a lot

Vegetation