Cherskii-Kolyma mountain tundra

  • Scientific Code
  • Ecoregion Category
  • Size
    214,900 square miles
  • Status
    Relatively Stable/Intact
  • Habitats


Location and General Description

Biodiversity Features

Current Status

Types and Severity of Threats

Justification of Ecoregion Delineation
This ecoregion consists of montane tundra regions of northeast Siberia. Mapped ecoregion boundaries correspond to the montane tundra in the East Siberian vegetation 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

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