Southern New Guinea freshwater swamp forests

WWF Abstract

The freshwater swamps of southern New Guinea are an amazing refuge for wildlife. These wetlands are home to waterfowl that are year-round residents and those that migrate to and from Australia. Many other birds and mammals also live in these vast swamp forests.
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Biome:Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Countries:Indonesia, Papua New Guinea
Area:24,704,000 acres (9,997,354 hectares)
Species:All  Endangered  Invasive
Climate:View Climate Data
Land Use:View Land Use Data
Ecoregions provided by World Wide Fund For Nature (WWF). WildFinder: Online database of species distributions, ver. 01.06 WWF WildFINDER