Northern Indochina subtropical forests

WWF Abstract

Visit these highlands and you might feel as if you have one foot in the Himalayas and the other in a tropical forest. ThatÂ’s because this ecoregion straddles both, encompassing a vast array of hills and valleys--and a rich community of birds and mammals.
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Ecozone:Indo-Malayan
Biome:Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Countries:China, Laos, Myanmar, Thailand, Viet Nam
Area:107,967,999 acres (43,693,099 hectares)
Species:All  Endangered  Invasive
Climate:View Climate Data
Land Use:View Land Use Data

Protected Areas

Ailaoshan Nature Reserve
Daweishan Nature Reserve
Doi Pha Chang Wildlife Sanctuary
Doi Pha Hom Pok Watershed Area National Park
Gaoligong Mountain National Nature Reserve
Nam Et National Biodiversity Conservation Area
Nam Ha National Biodiversity Conservation Area
Nam Xam National Biodiversity Conservation Area
Phou Dene Dinh National Biodiversity Conservation Area
Phou Loey National Biodiversity Conservation Area
Shwe U Daung Reserve Wildlife Sanctuary
Xishuangbanna Nature Reserve
Ecoregions provided by World Wide Fund For Nature (WWF). WildFinder: Online database of species distributions, ver. 01.06 gis.wwfus.org/wildfinder