Alaska Arctic Vegetation Unit B4e.2

 

Hierarchy of Geobotanical Vegetation Map Units (Walker DA 2002)

Nonacidic mountain complex, Community No. 73, near Council, AK. (Photo: D.A. Walker).

Nonacidic mountain complex, Community No. 73, near Council, AK. Photo D.A. Walker.
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Nonacidic mountain complex, Community No. 73, near Council, AK. (Photo: D.A. Walker).

Nonacidic mountain complex, Community No. 73, near Council, AK. Photo D.A. Walker.
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map legend color for unit B4e.2B4e.2 Nonacidic mountain complexes (NW Alaska)

Prostrate dwarf-shrub, forb, lichen communities (comm. 73) in complex with snowbeds (comm. 81), talus slopes and meadow communities, on dry limestone slopes. Seward Peninsula and NW Alaska, Subzone E.