The emissions of frozen CO2 and the tundra around the Arctic Ocean have already begun as it thaws.
Hold the Dark is set in the Alaskan wilderness, in an isolated village at the lip of the tundra.
She reached for a book which lay on the table where the tundra daisies were heaped.
The snow was sifting over the tundra in icy gusts from the westward.
A nest containing four eggs was found on a grassy hummock on the tundra bordering the lake on June 16.
He went wandering all over the tundra, looking for something to eat.
Now the snow had almost all gone from the mountains and the tundra.
What was more, she was leaving the tundra; the broad-stretching deer pastures of the Arctics.
South of the tundra, the Great Northern Woodland encircles the planet, interrupted only by the treeless sea.
She had been loath to leave her grandfather back there alone on the tundra.
an Arctic steppe, 1841, from Russian tundra, from Lappish tundar "elevated wasteland."
Note: There are no trees on the tundra: the vegetation is primarily lichens and mosses.
Note: Tundra is widespread in Lapland and in the far northern portions of Alaska, Canada, and the Soviet Union.