Alaska Arctic Vegetation Unit G4.2
- Bioclimate Subzones
- Floristic Provinces
- Lake Cover
- NDVI and Phytomass
- Substrate Chemistry
Tussock-sedge, dwarf-shrub, lichen tundra; Community No. 47 (lichen-rich tussock tundra), near Quartz Creek (Kougarok), Seward Peninsula, Alaska. Photo D.A. Walker.
G4.2 Lichen-rich tussock tundra (Seward Peninsula)
Fire-controlled graminoid, dwarf-shrub communities, ranging from grass-dominated soon after fire (comm. 46), to communities similar to tussock tundra found to the north and south (comm. 41), to lichen-rich tundra long after fire (comm. 47). Seward Peninsula, Subzone E.