Sumatran tropical pine forests

WWF Abstract

If you were hiking through the tropics you might not expect to come across pine forests--something more commonly seen in northern and southern temperate regions. But such forests do occur in the tropics, usually at higher elevations. One such occurrence is in northern Sumatra, where youÂ’ll find the Sumatra Tropical Pine Forests ecoregion.
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Biome:Tropical and Subtropical Coniferous Forests
Area:703,998 acres (284,898 hectares)
Species:All  Endangered  Invasive
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Land Use:View Land Use Data

Protected Areas

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