Northwestern thorn scrub forests

WWF Abstract

Very dry, very hot, very cold, very degraded -- thatÂ’s the Northwestern Thorn Scrub Forests ecoregion, which not too long ago was a very different kind of habitat: a dry deciduous forest.
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Ecozone:Indo-Malayan
Biome:Deserts and Xeric Shrublands
Countries:India, Pakistan
Area:120,639,998 acres (48,821,275 hectares)
Species:All  Endangered  Invasive
Climate:View Climate Data
Land Use:View Land Use Data

Protected Areas

Churdhar Sanctuary
Renuka Sanctuary
Simbalbara Sanctuary
Ecoregions provided by World Wide Fund For Nature (WWF). WildFinder: Online database of species distributions, ver. 01.06 WWF WildFINDER