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font-family: "DancingScript-Regular"; font-weight: 400; font-family: 'Cookie'; Highland climate, major climate type often added to the Köppen classification, although it was not part of German botanist-climatologist Wladimir Köppen’s original or revised systems. } url("//fonts.gstatic.com/s/poppins/v5/Fm41upUVp7KTKUZhL0PfQaCWcynf_cDxXwCLxiixG1c.ttf") format("truetype"), src: url("//fonts.gstatic.com/s/dancingscript/v9/DK0eTGXiZjN6yA8zAEyM2T9RCsRvjGRATIRlxBzwHdg.eot?#iefix") format("eot"), font-style: italic; @font-face { font-style: italic; The reason mountains need their own climate type is because the "climate" changes as you move up the mountain. 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