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Hawai’i Tropical Islands bioregion

The bioregion’s land area is provided in units of 1,000 hectares. The protection goal is the combined Global Safety Net (GSN1) areas for the component ecoregions. The protection level indicates the percentage of the GSN goal that is currently protected on a scale of 0-10. N/A means data is not available at this time.

  • 1,680
    Total Land Area (1000 ha)
  • 5
    Number of Ecoregions
  • 60
    Protection Target
  • 3
    Protection Level

The Hawai’i Tropical Islands bioregion is located in the Oceania realm and contains five ecoregions – Hawai'i Tropical Moist Forests [1], Hawai'i Tropical Dry Forests [2], Hawai'i Tropical High Shrublands [3], Hawai'i Tropical Low Shrublands [4], Northwest Hawai'i Scrub [5] – totaling over 1.5 million hectares of land area.

The Hawai’i Tropical Islands bioregion is located in the Oceania realm and contains five ecoregions: Hawai'i Tropical Moist Forests [1], Hawai'i Tropical Dry Forests [2], Hawai'i Tropical High Shrublands [3], Hawai'i Tropical Low Shrublands [4], and Northwest Hawai'i Scrub [5].

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