Copper Plateau taiga

WWF Abstract

If you visited this part of the world one million years ago, you would find yourself in the middle of a huge lake. Today the area is a gently rolling plain surround by high mountains. This flat terrain and underlying permafrost create many small lakes and wetlands.
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Ecozone:Nearctic
Biome:Boreal Forests/Taiga
Countries:United States
Area:4,224,000 acres (1,709,392 hectares)
Species:All  Endangered  Invasive
Climate:View Climate Data
Land Use:View Land Use Data

Protected Areas

Wrangell-St. Elias National Park and Preserve
Ecoregions provided by World Wide Fund For Nature (WWF). WildFinder: Online database of species distributions, ver. 01.06 WWF WildFINDER