Eastern Great Lakes lowland forests

WWF Abstract

From the waters of the St. Lawrence River to the oak and pine forests of the Albany Pine Barrens, this ecoregion is known as a mosaic of diverse habitats supporting a variety of species. And its great diversity of wildlife ranks the Eastern Great Lakes Lowland Forests among the 20 richest ecoregions in the continental United States and Canada.
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Ecozone:Nearctic
Biome:Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
Countries:Canada, United States
Area:28,735,998 acres (11,629,046 hectares)
Species:All  Endangered  Invasive
Climate:View Climate Data
Land Use:View Land Use Data

Protected Areas

Bruce Peninsula National Park
Fathom Five National Marine Park
Georgian Bay Islands National Park
Long Point Biosphere Reserve
Niagara Escarpment Biosphere Reserve
Saint Lawrence Islands National Park
Ecoregions provided by World Wide Fund For Nature (WWF). WildFinder: Online database of species distributions, ver. 01.06 gis.wwfus.org/wildfinder