Alaska Arctic Vegetation Unit G4.3

 

Hierarchy of Geobotanical Vegetation Map Units (Walker DA 2002)

Tussock-sedge, dwarf-shrub, moss tundra on stabilized sand dune, Community No. 16. Atakasuk, Alaska. (Photo: D.A. Walker).

Tussock-sedge, dwarf-shrub, moss tundra on stabilized sand dune, Community No. 16. Atakasuk, Alaska. Photo D.A. Walker.
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Tussock-sedge, dwarf-shrub, moss tundra, Community No. 16, on stabilized sand dunes near Inigok, Arctic Coastal Plain, Alaska. (Photo: D.A. Walker).

Tussock-sedge, dwarf-shrub, moss tundra, Community No. 16, on stabilized sand dunes near Inigok, Arctic Coastal Plain, Alaska. Photo D.A. Walker.
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map legend color for unit G4.3G4.3 Tussock tundra on sands (Arctic Coastal Plain)

Tussock-sedge, dwarf-shrub, moss communities (comm. 16) on sands, in complex with lakes and wet tundra (comm. 20). Northern Arctic Coastal Plain, Subzone D.