Australian Alps montane grasslands

WWF Abstract

The Australian Alps constitute only three tenths of one percent of the total land area found in Australia, but they receive nearly 25 percent of the country's precipitation. The ecoregion's rivers provide water to more than half of the country's population. They also sustain a widespread variety of plants and animals.
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Ecozone:Australasia
Biome:Montane Grasslands and Shrublands
Countries:Australia
Area:2,943,999 acres (1,191,394 hectares)
Species:All  Endangered  Invasive
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Protected Areas

Kosciuszko National Park
Ecoregions provided by World Wide Fund For Nature (WWF). WildFinder: Online database of species distributions, ver. 01.06 gis.wwfus.org/wildfinder