Eastern Mediterranean conifer-sclerophyllous-broadleaf forests

WWF Abstract

The coastline of the eastern Mediterranean is an important nesting ground for at least two threatened species of turtle--the loggerhead and green turtle. These creatures join the many birds and mammals that enliven this ecoregion.
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Ecozone:Palearctic
Biome:Mediterranean Forests, Woodlands, and Scrub
Countries:Turkey, Jordan, Israel, Syria
Area:35,520,000 acres (14,374,434 hectares)
Species:All  Endangered  Invasive
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Protected Areas

Barouk Cedars Forest Reserve
Dana Wildlife Reserve
Ehden Forest Reserve
Mujib Nature Reserve Wildlife Reserve
Wadi Rum Protected Area National Park
Ecoregions provided by World Wide Fund For Nature (WWF). WildFinder: Online database of species distributions, ver. 01.06 gis.wwfus.org/wildfinder