Altai steppe and semi-desert

WWF Abstract

Birds here in the Altai Steppe and Semi-Desert ecoregion are as varied as the seasons. From cranes to cormorants, this ecoregion’s species are adapted to life in the extremes. The dry mountains here endure long, severe winters and extremely hot summers.
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Ecozone:Palearctic
Biome:Temperate Grasslands, Savannas, and Shrublands
Countries:Kazahkstan
Area:20,479,998 acres (8,287,961 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