Southwest Borneo freshwater swamp forests

WWF Abstract

This ecoregion’s primates are highly adaptable, which is necessary because their habitat is being increasingly degraded and destroyed. One of the primates that calls this forest home is the endangered orangutan, which has adapted to both tropical moist broadleaf and freshwater swamp forests.
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Ecozone:Indo-Malayan
Biome:Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Countries:Indonesia
Area:9,088,000 acres (3,677,783 hectares)
Species:All  Endangered  Invasive
Climate:View Climate Data
Land Use:View Land Use Data

Protected Areas

Danau Sentarum National Park
Kutai National Park
Tanjung Puting National Park
Ecoregions provided by World Wide Fund For Nature (WWF). WildFinder: Online database of species distributions, ver. 01.06 WWF WildFINDER