Terrestrial Ecoregions

Data Type: Ecoregion
Spatial Resolution: N/A
Source: WWF
Publication Date: 2001
Urban Applicability: Fair

A global dataset of ecoregions: coarse biogeographical areas defined by shared natural communities, species, and environmental conditions. Globally there are 14 ecoregions types called “biomes”, with 867 terrestrial ecoregions in total.

How to access: 

Downloadable as a single shapefile (.shp).