Chamois use their speed and ability to jump to escape predators in their rocky habitat. Their fur also turns to a light gray color in the winter to blend in with the color of the snow.
Musk deer's feet have adapted to climb on the rocky terrain. The hind legs of Musk deer are longer than their front legs to help with climbing the rocks.
These goats have adapted to survive in a varied climate and have thick skin and fur to survive the cold temperatures.
Edelweiss Plants have adapted to the cold environment by growing dense hairs along its stem
Silver Beech Trees
Silver Beech trees produce lots of thin leaves in the spring, allowing them to absorb a lot of sunlight for photosynthesis. In the fall, the tree reacts to temperature cues to cut off water supply to the leaves so it can save energy for the winter.
Cushion plants have adapted to alpine environment by growing a large and long root system to store water and carbohydrates for the winter. They are also low to the ground to avoid the wind and only produce few flowers to conserve energy.