ecoregion


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ecoregion

(ˈiːkəʊˌriːdʒən)
n
(Physical Geography) an area defined by its environmental conditions, esp climate, landforms, and soil characteristics
Translations
écorégion
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Project Description: Armenia as a part of the Caucasus Ecoregion is ranked among the planet s 34 most diverse and endangered hotspots and is one of WWF s Global 200 vulnerable Ecoregions, identified as globally outstanding for biodiversity.
According to WWF-Pakistans report on Climate Data and Modeling Analysis of the Indus Ecoregion, many parts of Pakistan, including the Indus Deltaic plains, are heating up due to frequent heat waves of mild, moderate, and severe intensity.
We collected adult Culicoides during 2010-2013 at the following 10 localities in the subtropical mountainous rainforest ecoregion in northwestern Argentina and in the Chaco Ecoregion in southwestern Bolivia: Campo Quijano and Reserva Nacional Pizarros (Salta Province), Libertador General San Martin and Yuto (Jujuy Province), and Alpachiri, Santa Ana, and Villa Batiruana (Tucuman Province) in Argentina; and Pozo del Bermejo (Aniceto Arce Province), Itavicua and Campo Verde (Gran Chaco Province) in Bolivia.
In the Guianan ecoregion complex, leishmaniasis is endemic, and 5 coexisting Leishmania parasite species are known to infect humans: L.
Previously, he served as Chief Executive Officer of WWF Sweden and was responsible for re-launching WWF's International Baltic Sea Program in nine countries as the Program Director of the Baltic Sea Ecoregion Program.
The ultimate task of the reader, then, is to determine whether any musician included in an ecoregion section dominates all the other musicians listed there.
The Grand Prairie ecoregion of north-central Texas covers approximately 2.
The wadi is located within the Ecoregion 127 Arabian Highlands and Shrublands, one of the WWF Global 200 Ecoregions, regrouping the richest, rarest and most distinctive of the earth's natural habitats.
This indicates that the maintenance of the mosaic of habitat types present in the post oak savannah ecoregion is beneficial to maintaining species abundances, which is a major component of diversity, richness, dominance, and evenness.
However, after adjustment for Omernik ecoregion, precipitation patterns, and segregation (Table 2), the largest racial/ethnic disparity in HRRLC characteristics was between blacks and whites.
His recent work includes a series about another ecoregion in Ontario called The Land Between which aired on TVO at the beginning of April.
Samples were selected randomly from Forest Inventory Analysis (FIA) plots identified through a frequency distribution of forest type by ecoregion (Table 1).