Boreal

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Boreal or boreale may refer to:

Climatogy and geography[edit]

  • Boreal (age), the first climatic phase of the Blytt-Sernander sequence of northern Europe, during the Holocene epoch
  • Boreal climate, a climate characterized by long winters and short, cool to mild summers
  • Boreal ecosystem, an ecosystem with a subarctic climate in the Northern hemisphere
  • Boreal forest, a biome characterized by coniferous forests
  • Boreal Sea, a Mesozoic-era seaway

Companies and organizations[edit]

Organisms[edit]

  • Boreal Bluet (Enallagma boreale), a species of damselfly in the family Coenagrionidae
  • Boreal Owl (Aegolius funereus), a species of owl
  • Polemonium boreale or Boreal Jacobs-ladder, a species of plant in the family Polemoniaceae

Other uses[edit]

  • Carlo Boreal, a fictional character in Philip Pullman's His Dark Materials trilogy
  • Le Boreal, a French cruise ship

See also[edit]