East African montane moorlands

WWF Abstract

The paths through these forests have been well worn by animals large and small. The largest creatures you might spot here are elephants and buffalo, which use these forests as migration zones as they move from the grassy lowlands up to the higher moorlands.
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Ecozone:Afrotropic
Biome:Montane Grasslands and Shrublands
Countries:Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania
Area:831,999 acres (336,698 hectares)
Species:All  Endangered  Invasive
Climate:View Climate Data
Land Use:View Land Use Data

Protected Areas

Mount Elgon National Park
Mount Kenya Biosphere Reserve
Ecoregions provided by World Wide Fund For Nature (WWF). WildFinder: Online database of species distributions, ver. 01.06 WWF WildFINDER