Montane Rain Forests

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Malabar Rainforests - South Western Ghats Montane Rain Forests
... The South Western Ghats montane rain forests are an ecoregion of southern India, covering the southern portion of the Western Ghats range in Kerala and Tamil Nadu, at elevations over 1000 meters ... are cooler and wetter than the lower-elevation South Western Ghats moist deciduous forests, which surround the montane rain forests ... It is estimated that two-thirds of the original forests have been cleared, and only 3,200 square kilometres, or 15% of the intact area, is protected ...
List Of Tropical And Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests Ecoregions - Indomalaya
... Indomalaya Tropical and subtropical moist broadleaf forests Andaman Islands rain forests India Borneo lowland rain forests Brunei, Indonesia, Malaysia Borneo montane rain forests Brunei ...
Western Ghats - Ecoregions
... The Western Ghats are home to four tropical and subtropical moist broadleaf forest ecoregions – the North Western Ghats moist deciduous forests, North Western Ghats montane rain forests ... makes up the North Western Ghats moist deciduous forests ecoregion, with mostly deciduous forests made up predominantly of teak ... Above 1,000 meters elevation are the cooler and wetter North Western Ghats montane rain forests, whose evergreen forests are characterised by trees of family Lauraceae ...
List Of Ecoregions In Indonesia - Terrestrial - New Guinea Bioregion - Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
... Biak-Numfoor rain forests Central Range montane rain forests Japen rain forests Northern New Guinea lowland rain and freshwater swamp forests Northern New Guinea montane rain forests ...
North Western Ghats Montane Rain Forests
... The North Western Ghats montane rain forests is a tropical moist broadleaf forest ecoregion of southwestern India ... The montane rain forests are found above 1000 meters elevation, and are surrounded at lower elevations by the North Western Ghats moist deciduous forests ... Unlike the lowland forests, which are composed largely of deciduous trees, the montane rain forests are predominantly evergreen laurel forest, dominated by trees of the laurel family (Lauraceae ...

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    The forests are held cheap after the white pine has been culled out; and the explorers and hunters pray for rain only to clear the atmosphere of smoke.
    Henry David Thoreau (1817–1862)

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