Central Asian northern desert

WWF Abstract

Together with the Central Asian Southern Desert, this ecoregion supports one of the highest levels of biological diversity of all the Eurasian deserts. Visit these dry lands, and you could be treated to the sight of sandpipers, sand grouse, monitor lizards, and rare wildcats!
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Ecozone:Palearctic
Biome:Deserts and Xeric Shrublands
Countries:Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan
Area:163,711,998 acres (66,251,895 hectares)
Species:All  Endangered  Invasive
Climate:View Climate Data
Land Use:View Land Use Data

Protected Areas

Barsakel'messkiy Reserve State Nature Reserve
Ustyurtskiy Reserve State Nature Reserve
Ecoregions provided by World Wide Fund For Nature (WWF). WildFinder: Online database of species distributions, ver. 01.06 WWF WildFINDER