Panamanian dry forests

WWF Abstract

If you come to this ecoregion from the lush, green, and moist forests of the surrounding landscape, it will probably seem desolate by comparison. This band of dry forest, which winds along the eastern coast of southernmost Panama, is extremely important, however, because it is a critical seasonal habitat for species that migrate from upland montane forests and lowland coastal mangroves. A number of endemic species find refuge in this sparse landscape.
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Ecozone:Neotropic
Biome:Tropical and Subtropical Dry Broadleaf Forests
Countries:Panama
Area:1,279,998 acres (517,997 hectares)
Species:All  Endangered  Invasive
Climate:View Climate Data
Land Use:View Land Use Data
Ecoregions provided by World Wide Fund For Nature (WWF). WildFinder: Online database of species distributions, ver. 01.06 WWF WildFINDER