Did you know mountains cover about a fifth of the earth's surface? Here you will discover how the folding and faulting of the earth's crust has led to these magnificent creations. Graphics depict the types of plants that grow at different mountain elevations and explanations for the different growth are provided beneath. You can learn more about nature's habitats by accessing links located on the left of this site. There is even a homework link to assist you with your questions.
CITATION: Mountains. n.d. Web. 2 December 2015. http://www.panda.org/about_our_earth/ecoregions/about/habitat_types/habitats/mountains/.