South Saharan steppe and woodlands

WWF Abstract

If you like rain, you may need to be patient when visiting the Southern Saharan Steppe. Located on the southern edge of the Sahara Desert, this ecoregion frequently experiences droughts lasting several years.
Read more: View WWF Report
Ecozone:Palearctic
Biome:Deserts and Xeric Shrublands
Countries:Mauritania, Mali, Algeria, Niger, Chad, Sudan
Area:272,255,999 acres (110,178,094 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