Southern Andean Yungas

WWF Abstract

Looking like an impenetrable wall of mountains and forests, this ecoregion teems with life. Ferns and orchids cover steep cliffs and dense forest clings to the hillsides. Many endemic plants and animals can be found in the region’s isolated valleys and peaks.
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Ecozone:Neotropic
Biome:Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Countries:Bolivia, Argentina
Area:15,103,998 acres (6,112,371 hectares)
Species:All  Endangered  Invasive
Climate:View Climate Data
Land Use:View Land Use Data

Protected Areas

El Rey National Park
Ecoregions provided by World Wide Fund For Nature (WWF). WildFinder: Online database of species distributions, ver. 01.06 WWF WildFINDER