Pine and juniper forest in New Mexico

Tropical coniferous forest

Tropical coniferous forests may sound like an odd concept to northern Europeans who associate conifers with cooler northern climes. However, their ability to conserve moisture is the perfect adaptation for certain areas of the tropics and subtropics where conditions are drier year round. Parts of Asia and Central and North America have such conditions, with some of the most diverse examples of this kind of forest found in Mexico.

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Ecozones where this habitat is found


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