Bioclimatic Maps

The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.

Bioclimatic Maps

 

maps depicting the influence of climate upon organic life. The most important types of bio-climatic maps are agroclimatic maps, phenological maps, and medical-climatic maps, which constitute a significant proportion of medical-geographical maps.

The Great Soviet Encyclopedia, 3rd Edition (1970-1979). © 2010 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.
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