Kamchatka Mountain tundra and forest tundra
46,100 square miles
Location and General Description
Types and Severity of Threats
Justification of Ecoregion Delineation
Montane areas in Kamchatka are mostly located in the central and eastern parts of the peninusla. Mapped ecoregion boundaries correspond to the montane tundra in the Kurile-Kamchatka 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.