Eastern Himalayan subalpine conifer forests

WWF Abstract

These are the last trees that mountaineers see on their way to climbing the peaks of the Middle Himalayas. Trekkers who explore lower reaches probably have more of a chance of seeing some of this ecoregion's animals, such as musk deer or red pandas.
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Ecozone:Indo-Malayan
Biome:Temperate Coniferous Forests
Countries:Bhutan, India, Nepal
Area:6,783,999 acres (2,745,387 hectares)
Species:All  Endangered  Invasive
Climate:View Climate Data
Land Use:View Land Use Data

Protected Areas

Annapurna Conservation Area
Mount Everest (Sagarmatha) National Park
Namdapha National Park
Ecoregions provided by World Wide Fund For Nature (WWF). WildFinder: Online database of species distributions, ver. 01.06 WWF WildFINDER