Selenge-Orkhon forest steppe

WWF Abstract

Emerald green hills alternate between taiga (open coniferous forests) and grasslands in this ecoregion, which lies in the lower land areas skirting the Yablonovyy Range in Russia and the Khangay Mountains that rise from its center in Mongolia. This unique ecoregion supports large populations of birds, mammals, and vegetation.
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Ecozone:Palearctic
Biome:Temperate Grasslands, Savannas, and Shrublands
Countries:Mongolia, Russia
Area:56,255,999 acres (22,765,995 hectares)
Species:All  Endangered  Invasive
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Protected Areas

Ubsunurskaya Kotlovina (Ubsunur Depression) Zapovednik
Ecoregions provided by World Wide Fund For Nature (WWF). WildFinder: Online database of species distributions, ver. 01.06 WWF WildFINDER