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ecoregions
Subject Category
P Natural Resources, Earth and Environmental Sciences
Definition
Physical regions which are characterized by their distinct species and communities and are also classified by their similar physical characteristics such as climate, meteorological factors, topography, elevation, soil types, etc.
Definition Source
NAL Thesaurus Staff
RDF/XML Format:
http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/5577.rdf
Persistent URI:
http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/5577
Used For
ecological regions
Broader Term
ecological zones
Related Term
agroecological zones
Spanish
ecorregiones
Term Number
5577