East Australian Mediterranean Woodlands & Temperate Savannas bioregion
- 76,438Total Land Area (1000 ha)
- 4Number of Ecoregions
- 67%Protection Target
- 1Protection Level
The East Australian Mediterranean bioregion, located in the Australasia realm, is situated between the coastal forests to the east and the continent’s great interior deserts to the west. It is a largely Mediterranean woodland biome but is tightly interconnected with the continent’s southeastern temperate savanna. The bioregion contains four ecoregions – Australian Alps Montane Grasslands , Southeast Australia Temperate Savanna , Murray-Darling Woodlands and Mallee , Naracoorte Woodlands  – including Kangaroo Island and adjacent marine areas in Long Bay and below. Its total land area is more than 76 million hectares.
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