Khangai Mountains alpine meadow

WWF Abstract

Mongolia lies in the heart of Asia, and the Khangai Mountains lie in the heart of Mongolia. These high peaks determine the final destination of Asian rainfall. On the north side of these mountains, rain eventually drains to the Arctic Ocean. Rain that falls west and south of the divide ends up in the Pacific.
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Ecozone:Palearctic
Biome:Montane Grasslands and Shrublands
Countries:Mongolia
Area:9,151,998 acres (3,703,682 hectares)
Species:All  Endangered  Invasive
Climate:View Climate Data
Land Use:View Land Use Data
Ecoregions provided by World Wide Fund For Nature (WWF). WildFinder: Online database of species distributions, ver. 01.06 WWF WildFINDER