California interior chaparral and woodlands

WWF Abstract

If you were to visit this ecoregion, you would likely see one of the many species of oaks that live here: blue, scrub, coast live, canyon live, golden-cup, valley, interior live, and maul.
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Ecozone:Nearctic
Biome:Mediterranean Forests, Woodlands, and Scrub
Countries:United States
Area:15,935,999 acres (6,449,070 hectares)
Species:All  Endangered  Invasive
Climate:View Climate Data
Land Use:View Land Use Data

Protected Areas

Boggs Lake Preserve Nature Conservancy - Preserve
California Coast Ranges Biosphere Reserve
Carrizo Plain Preserve Nature Conservancy - Preserve
Dye Creek Preserve Nature Conservancy - Preserve
Elkhorn Slough Preserve Nature Conservancy - Preserve
Fairfield Osborn Preserve Nature Conservancy - Preserve
Golden Gate National Recreation Area
Hibberd Preserve Nature Conservancy - Preserve
Mount Tamalpais State Park
Muir Woods National Monument
Nipomo Dunes Preserve Nature Conservancy - Preserve
Pinnacles National Monument
Point Reyes National Seashore
Ring Mountain Preserve Nature Conservancy - Preserve
Samuel P. Taylor State Park
San Francisco Peninsular Watershed County Wildlife Refuge or Management Area
San Joaquin Biosphere Reserve
Sand Ridge Preserve Nature Conservancy - Preserve
Sequoia and Kings Canyon Biosphere Reserve
Tomales Bay State Park
Whiskey-Shasta-Trinity National Recreation Area
Ecoregions provided by World Wide Fund For Nature (WWF). WildFinder: Online database of species distributions, ver. 01.06 gis.wwfus.org/wildfinder