Terrestrial Ecoregions of the World

Terrestrial Ecoregions of the World (Olson et al. 2001, BioScience)
Terrestrial Ecoregions of the World (Olson et al. 2001, BioScience)

Ecoregions are areas that are geographically defined by their distinct natural characteristics. In this version of a world ecoregion map, the authors came up with a grand total of 867 distinct regions.

Source: http://ramsar.wetlands.org/Portals/15/Terrestrial%20Ecoregions%20of%20the%20World.pdf

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