Northwest Territories taiga

WWF Abstract

Taiga is the habitat just south of the arctic tundra. The short, cool summers and long, cold winters of the taiga make for harsh conditions to which both plants and animals have to adapt.
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Ecozone:Nearctic
Biome:Boreal Forests/Taiga
Countries:Canada
Area:85,439,999 acres (34,576,341 hectares)
Species:All  Endangered  Invasive
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Climate:View Climate Data
Land Use:View Land Use Data

Protected Areas

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