Northern Khorat Plateau moist deciduous forests

WWF Abstract

Along the moist, sandy valley of the Mekong River, as it turns west near the capital of Laos, you can find a rich tableau of mammals and birds. This ecoregion harbors several endangered species that live in the forests as well as out on the exposed areas of bedrock and along sandy shoals.
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Ecozone:Indo-Malayan
Biome:Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Countries:Laos, Thailand
Area:4,159,999 acres (1,683,492 hectares)
Species:All  Endangered  Invasive
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Protected Areas

Bung Khong Long Non-hunting Area No or Non Hunting Area
Phou Khao Khoay National Biodiversity Conservation Area
Phu Kao - Phu Phan Kham National Park
Phu Wua Wildlife Sanctuary
Ecoregions provided by World Wide Fund For Nature (WWF). WildFinder: Online database of species distributions, ver. 01.06 WWF WildFINDER