Cold Environments - Characteristics

  1. 2. When the active layer slowly slumps downhill.
  2. 4. The name given to environments that are exceptionally cold and receive little or no precipitation.
  3. 5. Permanently frozen ground.
  1. 1. A cold environment where temperatures remain below freezing throughout the year.
  2. 3. A cold environment where despite cold winters conditions are less harsh, enabling life to thrive, especially in the summer.