Samoan tropical moist forests

WWF Abstract

The Samoan archipelago contains the third and fourth largest islands in tropical Polynesia. On these islands you can find salt marshes, coastal areas, freshwater marshes, and three types of forests: lowland forest, montane forest, and cloud forest. These forests sustain a diversity of plants, land birds, and other species found here and nowhere else.
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Ecozone:Oceania
Biome:Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Countries:Samoa, United States
Area:767,999 acres (310,798 hectares)
Species:All  Endangered  Invasive
Climate:View Climate Data
Land Use:View Land Use Data

Protected Areas

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