Baffin coastal tundra

WWF Abstract

This small ecoregion is found only on the central north coast of Baffin Island, a coastal plain. The area has sparse vegetation composed of mosses and low-growing herbaceous plants and shrubs, including purple saxifrage, arctic willow, sedges, and arctic poppy. Approximately 60 percent of wetter areas are covered with wood rush, wire rush, saxifrage, and mosses.
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Ecozone:Nearctic
Biome:Tundra
Countries:Canada
Area:2,239,998 acres (906,495 hectares)
Species:All  Endangered  Invasive
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Ecoregions provided by World Wide Fund For Nature (WWF). WildFinder: Online database of species distributions, ver. 01.06 gis.wwfus.org/wildfinder