Inner Niger Delta flooded savanna

WWF Abstract

Each year, Africa's Niger and Bani rivers rise and spill over their banks, flooding an enormous area. When this happens, the resulting flooded grasslands become an ideal habitat for waterbirds. As many as two million birds may converge in this ecoregion at the height of the migration season.
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Ecozone:Afrotropic
Biome:Flooded Grasslands and Savannas
Countries:Mali
Area:11,391,998 acres (4,610,178 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