South Taiwan monsoon rain forests

WWF Abstract

Taiwan, the largest island off the coast of China, is located at the edge of the tropics between Japan and the Philippines. The southern part of Taiwan lies just inside the Tropic of Cancer, the tropical region of the world north of the equator. The South Taiwan Monsoon Rain Forests ecoregion is found in coastal areas and some interior mountains at the southern tip of the island.
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Ecozone:Indo-Malayan
Biome:Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Countries:Taiwan
Area:639,998 acres (258,998 hectares)
Species:All  Endangered  Invasive
Climate:View Climate Data
Land Use:View Land Use Data

Protected Areas

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