Trans-Baikal conifer forests

WWF Abstract

Like a king with a jeweled cloak, the coniferous forests of this ecoregion are luxuriously draped with moss and lichens. Larch and pine are the most common trees found hereĀ—providing dense shelter for deer, sheep, and other mammals.
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Ecozone:Palearctic
Biome:Boreal Forests/Taiga
Countries:Russia, Mongolia
Area:49,535,997 acres (20,046,507 hectares)
Species:All  Endangered  Invasive
Climate:View Climate Data
Land Use:View Land Use Data

Protected Areas

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