West Australian Dry Coastal Shrublands bioregion
- 26,377Total Land Area (1000 ha)
- 2Number of Ecoregions
- 91%Protection Target
- 1Protection Level
The West Australian bioregion, located in the Australasia realm, includes the dry shrublands on the continent’s west coast, from Shark Bay to the beginning of Eighty Mile Beach in the northwest. It contains two ecoregions – Carnarvon Xeric Shrublands , Pilbara Shrublands  – and adjacent marine areas in the Indian Ocean. The total land area of this bioregion is more than 26 million hectares.
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