Alberta-British Columbia foothills forests

WWF Abstract

The Alberta - British Columbia foothills forests are home to some of largest herds of moose in all of North America. From the steep slopes of the Rocky Mountains to the gently undulating valleys of central British Columbia, this ecoregion encompasses many habitats and is home to caribou, beavers, muskrats, black bears, and wolves. A variety of birds also inhabit this ecoregion, including sandhill cranes, ruffed grouse, and a variety of wood warblers.
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Ecozone:Nearctic
Biome:Temperate Coniferous Forests
Countries:Canada
Area:29,759,998 acres (12,043,444 hectares)
Species:All  Endangered  Invasive
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Protected Areas

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