Albany thickets

WWF Abstract

Located around the southern tip of Africa, the Albany Thicket ecoregion is almost impenetrable in places, with a high proportion of endemic species and succulent shrubs. Many plants gather their moisture from mists from the valleys.
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Ecozone:Afrotropic
Biome:Mediterranean Forests, Woodlands, and Scrub
Countries:South Africa
Area:4,224,000 acres (1,709,392 hectares)
Species:All  Endangered  Invasive
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Protected Areas

Addo Elephant National Park
Gamkaberg Nature Reserve Provincial Nature Reserve
Gamkapoort Nature Reserve Provincial Nature Reserve
Ecoregions provided by World Wide Fund For Nature (WWF). WildFinder: Online database of species distributions, ver. 01.06 gis.wwfus.org/wildfinder