Southeastern mixed forests

WWF Abstract

This ecoregion ranks among the top 10 in the United States in number of endemic reptiles, amphibians, butterflies, and mammals. There are more than 3,600 native species of herbs and shrubs, the highest in North America.
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Ecozone:Nearctic
Biome:Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
Countries:United States
Area:85,951,999 acres (34,783,540 hectares)
Species:All  Endangered  Invasive
Climate:View Climate Data
Land Use:View Land Use Data

Protected Areas

Appomattox Court House National Historical Park
Blue Ridge Parkway National Parkway
Booker T. Washington National Monument
Chattahoochee River National Recreation Area
Colonial National Historic Park National Historical Park
Fredericksburg and Spotsylvania Nat'l Military Park National Military Park
George Washington Birthplace National Monument
Guilford Courthouse National Military Park
Horseshoe Bend National Military Park
Kennesaw Mountain National Battlefield Park
Kings Mountain National Military Park
Manassas National Battlefield Park
Ocmulgee National Monument
Oconee National Forest Botanical Reserve
Petersburg National Battlefield
Richmond National Battlefield Park
Shenandoah National Park
Shiloh National Military Park
Vicksburg National Military Park
Ecoregions provided by World Wide Fund For Nature (WWF). WildFinder: Online database of species distributions, ver. 01.06 gis.wwfus.org/wildfinder