Kayah-Karen montane rain forests

WWF Abstract

Steep hillsides, overhanging cliffs, and dark caverns cover this rugged ecoregion. The relatively intact rain forests here are considered globally outstanding because of their species diversity. Large, wide-ranging mammals share the habitat with the smallest mammal of them all.
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Ecozone:Indo-Malayan
Biome:Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Countries:Myanmar, Thailand
Area:29,503,999 acres (11,939,845 hectares)
Species:All  Endangered  Invasive
Climate:View Climate Data
Land Use:View Land Use Data

Protected Areas

Chae Son National Park
Chaloem Rattanakosin National Park
Doi Inthanon National Park
Doi Khun Tan National Park
Doi Luang National Park
Doi Pha Hom Pok Watershed Area National Park
Doi Pha Muang Wildlife Sanctuary
Doi Suthep-pui National Park
Erawan National Park
Huai Kha Khaeng Wildlife Sanctuary
Huai Tak Teak Reserve Biosphere Reserve
Khaoen Si Nakarin National Park
Khlong Lan National Park
Klong Wang Chao National Park
Kuhn Chae National Park
Lan Sang National Park
Lum Nam Pai Wildlife Sanctuary
Mae Ping National Park
Mae Tuen Wildlife Sanctuary
Mae Wong National Park
Namtok Mae Surin National Park
Om Koi Wildlife Sanctuary
Sai Yok National Park
Salak Phra Wildlife Sanctuary
Salawin National Park
Taksin Maharat National Park
Thung Yai Naresuan Wildlife Sanctuary
Umphang Wildlife Sanctuary
Ecoregions provided by World Wide Fund For Nature (WWF). WildFinder: Online database of species distributions, ver. 01.06 WWF WildFINDER