Kamchatka-Kurile meadows and sparse forests

WWF Abstract

The rulers of this remote ecoregion are not kings or presidents, but bears. The Kamchatka Peninsula supports the largest population of brown bears--estimated at 20,000--in the world. Other large, powerful species can be found here too.
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Ecozone:Palearctic
Biome:Boreal Forests/Taiga
Countries:Russia
Area:36,159,998 acres (14,633,432 hectares)
Species:All  Endangered  Invasive
Climate:View Climate Data
Land Use:View Land Use Data

Protected Areas

Kronotskiy Biosphere Reserve
Kronotsky Biosphere Reserve
Ecoregions provided by World Wide Fund For Nature (WWF). WildFinder: Online database of species distributions, ver. 01.06 WWF WildFINDER