Northern Annamites rain forests

WWF Abstract

If it is fascinating to spot an animal in the wild, can you imagine discovering a new animal species? In the Annamite Mountain range, which forms the border between Laos and Vietnam, no less than five large or mid-sized mammal species have been discovered in the last decade. This ecoregion is known for having globally outstanding biodiversity.
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Ecozone:Indo-Malayan
Biome:Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Countries:Laos, Viet Nam
Area:11,647,999 acres (4,713,778 hectares)
Species:All  Endangered  Invasive
Climate:View Climate Data
Land Use:View Land Use Data

Protected Areas

Hin Namno National Biodiversity Conservation Area
Khammouane Limestone National Biodiversity Conservation National Biodiversity Conservation Area
Nakai-Nam Theun National Biodiversity Conservation Area
Nam Kading National Biodiversity Conservation Area
Phou Xang He National Biodiversity Conservation Area
Pu Mat National Park
Ecoregions provided by World Wide Fund For Nature (WWF). WildFinder: Online database of species distributions, ver. 01.06 gis.wwfus.org/wildfinder