Eastern Arc forests

WWF Abstract

Stepping into the Eastern Arc Forests you hear a high-pitched "kaw, kaw, kaw, kaw, kaw" and know you're in the presence of a spectacular green bird called a Livingstone's turaco. As you push on through the leafy undergrowth, the continuing chorus of buzzes and hoots and howls tells you that you're in a place of great diversity.
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Ecozone:Afrotropic
Biome:Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Countries:Tanzania, Kenya
Area:5,888,000 acres (2,382,789 hectares)
Species:All  Endangered  Invasive
Climate:View Climate Data
Land Use:View Land Use Data

Protected Areas

Chome Catchment Forest Reserve
East Usambara Biosphere Reserve
Ecoregions provided by World Wide Fund For Nature (WWF). WildFinder: Online database of species distributions, ver. 01.06 WWF WildFINDER