Southwestern Arabian montane woodlands

WWF Abstract

Climb up into the highlands of southwestern Arabia, and you'll pass sparkling mountain streams, forests shrouded in mist, and incredible high-altitude, terraced farms that have been cultivated for more than 2,000 years. This highland region, parallel to and overlooking the Red Sea, is home to rare Arabian leopards, Hamadrayas baboons, and many other amazing species.
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Biome:Deserts and Xeric Shrublands
Countries:Yemen, Saudi Arabia
Area:21,504,000 acres (8,702,360 hectares)
Species:All  Endangered  Invasive
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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