Northeast Siberian taiga

WWF Abstract

Some of the coldest temperatures on Earth have been recorded in this ecoregion. In the Russian town of Verekhoyansk, temperatures have dipped as low as -94° F (-70° C). Birds and mammals that inhabit this land of permafrost are well-suited to this extreme environment.
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Ecozone:Palearctic
Biome:Boreal Forests/Taiga
Countries:Russia
Area:278,143,999 acres (112,560,883 hectares)
Species:All  Endangered  Invasive
Climate:View Climate Data
Land Use:View Land Use Data

Protected Areas

Magadan State Nature Reserve
Magadansky Zapovednik
Ecoregions provided by World Wide Fund For Nature (WWF). WildFinder: Online database of species distributions, ver. 01.06 WWF WildFINDER