Eastern Asia: Eastern Russia
183,100 square miles
Location and General Description
Types and Severity of Threats
Justification of Ecoregion Delineation
This ecoregion consists of sparse forest tundra off the western coast of the Bering Sea. Mapped ecoregion boundaries correspond to the montane and forest tundra zones of the Bering province in Kurnaev’s (1990) forest map of the USSR.
Kurnaev, S. 1990. Forest regionalization of the USSR (1:16,000,000) Moscow: Dept. of Geodesy and Cartography