Peninsular Malaysian peat swamp forests

WWF Abstract

Hugging the coast of Malaysia, these peat swamp forests are home to many of the country's endangered species. Asian elephants and Sumatran rhinos browse on vegetation, tigers and clouded leopards stalk small prey, and Malayan tapirs wallow in watering holes when they're not resting or feeding on plants.
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Ecozone:Indo-Malayan
Biome:Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Countries:Malaysia, Thailand
Area:895,999 acres (362,598 hectares)
Species:All  Endangered  Invasive
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Land Use:View Land Use Data
Ecoregions provided by World Wide Fund For Nature (WWF). WildFinder: Online database of species distributions, ver. 01.06 WWF WildFINDER