equator faces sun directly, neither pole tilts toward sun.
all regions on earth experience 12 hours night, 12 hours daylight
northern hemisphere tilts toward sun and has longest day and shortest night. so southern hemisphere tilts away from sun, shortest day and longest night.
equator faces sun directly, neither pole tilts toward sun, all regions on earth experience 12 hours of daylight and night.
northern hemisphere tilts away from sun and has longest nights and shortest days. Southern Hemisphere tilts towards sun and has longest days and shortest nights
influences on the distribution of organisms and abundance
-abiotic factors (chemical+ physical attributes of env.)
-biotic factors (other organisms)
Components of climate
Global Climate patterns determined by:
-earths movement in space