Mediterranean conifer and mixed forests

WWF Abstract

When you imagine an African forest, you probably don’t picture snow-covered evergreen trees. But if you were to visit this ecoregion during the cold season, you might think you’d stepped into a winter wonderland! Here in the mountains of northern Morocco and Algeria, moist conifer and mixed broadleaf forests flourish. The air is misty and damp, and in the higher elevations winter snowfalls are common.
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Ecozone:Palearctic
Biome:Temperate Coniferous Forests
Countries:Algeria, Morocco, Tunisia
Area:5,759,999 acres (2,330,989 hectares)
Species:All  Endangered  Invasive
Climate:View Climate Data
Land Use:View Land Use Data

Protected Areas

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