Pole

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Pole

A unit of area equivalent to 1/320th of one square mile.
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Unlike most temperate areas, in the lowland tropics there is no community of species adapted to even hotter areas available to replace those species that shift their ranges upslope or poleward.
The Coriolis effect increases in a polewards direction.
While these areas could experience more droughts, the expansion of the tropical zone into former subtropical regions could result in heavier rainfall and flooding, with a possible poleward shift in the paths of extra-tropical and tropical cyclones over the next 100 years.