The Finnish Meteorological Institute has participated in a study in which similar tundra areas were divided into three different types of tundra on the basis of climate and vegetation. The highlands in the Nordic countries were classified as a separate oroarctic tundra type.
Risto Virtanen, University of Oulu, tel.+358 294 48 1555
FMI: Researcher Juval Cohen, tel. +358 50 376 4128, firstname.lastname@example.org
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