Why Climate Change Is Pushing Earth's Boreal Forests To 'Tipping Point'
Boreal forests make up about 30 percent of the planet’s total forest area. Ecosystem scholars say that they are being threatened by warmer temperatures brought on by climate change. International poli...
Tropical and subtropical coniferous forests
|}Tropical and subtropical coniferous forests are a forest biome. They are located in regions of semi-humid climate at tropical and subtropical latitudes. Most tropical and subtropical coniferous fore...
Copper Plateau taiga
The Copper Plateau taiga is an ecoregion of North America, as defined by the World Wildlife Fund (WWF) categorization system and the Commission for Environmental Cooperation, in the Taiga and Boreal f...
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Alaska Peninsula montane taiga
The Alaska Peninsula montane taiga ecoregion, in the Taiga and Boreal forests Biome, located in North America and defined by the World Wildlife Fund (WWF) categorization system.
This ecoregion is ...
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Muskwa-Slave Lake forests
The Muskwa-Slave Lake forests is a taiga ecoregion in Canada.
This ecoregion is located in northwestern Alberta, northeastern British Columbia and a large portion of the southwestern Northwest Ter...
Muskwa-Slave Lake forests - Wikipedia
Yukon Interior dry forests
The Yukon Interior dry forests is a taiga ecoregion of Canada.
This ecoregion, which covers much of the southern Yukon and a very small portion of northwestern British Columbia, is mainly located ...
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Boreal forest of Canada
Canada's boreal forest comprises about one third of the circumpolar boreal forest that rings the northern hemisphere, mostly north of the 50th parallel. Other countries with boreal forest, also called...
Boreal forest of Canada - Wikipedia
Temperate coniferous forest
Temperate coniferous forest is a terrestrial biome found in temperate regions of the world with warm summers and cool winters and adequate rainfall to sustain a forest. In most temperate coniferous fo...
Temperate coniferous forest - Wikipedia
Taiga Shield Ecozone (CEC)
The Taiga Shield Ecozone is an ecozone which stretches across Canada's subarctic region. Some regions exhibit exposed Precambrian bedrock of the Canadian Shield, the oldest of the world's geological f...
Arctic ecology
Arctic ecology is the scientific study of the relationships between biotic and abiotic factors in the arctic, the region north of the Arctic Circle (66 33’). This is a region characterized by stressfu...
West Siberian Plain
The West Siberian Plain, also known as Zapadno-sibirskaya Ravnina, (Russian: За́падно-Сиби́рская равни́на) is a large plain that occupies the western portion of Siberia, between the Ural Mountains...
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Taiga Rescue Network
Taiga Rescue Network (TRN) is an international network of more than 200 non-governmental organizations, indigenous peoples and individuals working to defend the world's boreal forests, also known as T...
Birds of North American boreal forests
The boreal forest or taiga of the North American continent stretches through a majority of Canada and most of central Alaska, extending spottily into the beginning of the Rocky Mountain range in North...
Birds of North American boreal forests - Wikipedia
Sierra Nevada subalpine zone
The Sierra Nevada subalpine zone refers to a biotic zone below treeline in the Sierra Nevada mountain range of California, United States. This subalpine zone is positioned between the upper montane zo...
Sierra Nevada subalpine zone - Wikipedia
Newfoundland Highland forests
The Newfoundland Highland forests are an ecoregion located in Newfoundland, Canada. Part of the Taiga, the total area of the region is 4,031,999 acres (1,631,692 hectares).
The terrain of this reg...
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Taiga
Taiga (/ˈtaɪɡə/; Russian: тайга́; [tɐjˈɡa]; from Turkic) also known as boreal forest or snowforest, is a biome characterized by coniferous forests consisting mostly of pines, spruces and larches.T...
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Hemiboreal
Hemiboreal means halfway between the temperate and subarctic (or boreal) zones. The term is most frequently used in the context of ecosystems.
A hemiboreal forest has some characteristics of a bor...
Picea glauca
Picea glauca (white spruce) is a species of spruce native to the northern temperate and boreal forests in North America, from central Alaska to as far east as the Avalon Peninsula in Newfoundland, and...
Picea glauca - Wikipedia
Evergreen forest
An evergreen forest is a forest consisting entirely or mainly of evergreen trees that retain green foliage all year round. Such forests reign the tropics primarily as broadleaf evergreens, and in tem...
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Cook Inlet taiga
The Cook Inlet taiga ecoregion, in the Taiga and Boreal forests Biome, is located in Alaska.
This ecoregion is located around the upper Cook Inlet on the south-central coast of Alaska, sheltered b...
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East Siberian taiga
The East Siberian taiga ecoregion, in the Taiga and Boreal forests Biome, is a very large biogeographic region in eastern Russia.
This vast ecoregion is located in the heart of Siberia, stretchin...
East Siberian taiga - Wikipedia
Paanajärvi National Park
Paanajärvi National Park is a Russian national park in the Loukhsky District of northwestern Republic of Karelia, in northwestern Russia. The park was established in 1992. It has received a PAN Parks...
Paanajärvi National Park - Wikipedia
Rocky Mountains subalpine zone
The Rocky Mountains subalpine zone is the biotic zone immediately below tree line in the Rocky Mountains of North America. In Colorado, the subalpine zone occupies elevations approximately from 9,000...
Rocky Mountains subalpine zone - Wikipedia
Ancient Bristlecone Pine Forest
The Ancient Bristlecone Pine Forest is a protected area high in the White Mountains in Inyo County in eastern California. The Great Basin Bristlecone Pine (Pinus longaeva) trees grow between 9,800 and...
Ancient Bristlecone Pine Forest - Wikipedia
Boreal Forest Conservation Framework
The Boreal Forest Conservation Framework, was adopted December 1, 2003 to protect the Canadian boreal forest. The vision set out in the Framework is "to sustain the ecological and cultural integrity ...
Aspen parkland
Aspen parkland refers to a very large area of transitional biome between prairie and boreal forest in two sections, namely the Peace River Country of northwestern Alberta crossing the border into Brit...
Aspen parkland - Wikipedia
Eastern Canadian forests
The Eastern Canadian forests is an ecoregion of Canada as defined by the World Wildlife Fund (WWF) categorization system.
This ecoregion contains a number of mountainous areas on the east coast of...
Interior Alaska-Yukon lowland taiga
The Interior Alaska-Yukon lowland taiga ecoregion, in the Taiga and Boreal forests Biome, of far northern North America.
This is a region of spruce taiga forest covering much of the central and n...
Interior Alaska-Yukon lowland taiga - Wikipedia