cloud forest

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cloud forest

tropical wet forest near to coastal mountain tops between 1000 and 2500m, where clouds are often present even in the dry season, and epiphytes are found on the trees.
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It is possible that this species is restricted to the mossy forest on this mountain.
S d'Ambohitantely, 24 km NE Ankazobe, disturbed transitional mossy forest, 1450 m, 18[degrees]10.
According to the book 'Biodiversity and Natural Resources Conservation in Protected Areas of Korea and the Philippines,' Mount Pulag is 'a largely mountainous landscape of pine forests, mossy forests, grasslands, and cultivated and residential areas,' and home to endangered animals and vegetation.
She said 2,500 ha of pine and mossy forests along the Halsema Highway also needed protection.
And the places they visit rarely reflect the country's social realities: When you are strolling along the beaches of Palawan, or hiking through the mossy forests of Bukidnon, it's hard to imagine the Philippines other than as a blissful paradise.
Mount Santo Tomas boasts of pine and mossy forests, and hosts a rainwater reservoir that serves the city.
Mount Hamiguitan is strategically situated in the southern end of the Eastern Mindanao Biodiversity Corridor that covers around 31,879 hectares of beach, lowlands, mountain, and mossy forests.
With a diverse ecosystem, Puerto Galera has grasslands, dipterocarp and mossy forests, mangrove and coral reefs.
Pulag park administrator, said her office has started to turn back tourists and have prohibited camping in one of the country's last mossy forests from Friday to Sunday.
Pulag National Park spans 11,500 hectares, a largely mountainous landscape of pine forests, mossy forests, grasslands, and cultivated and residential areas, according to the book, Biodiversity and Natural Resources Conservation in Protected Areas of Korea and the Philippines.
In a DENR resource inventory conducted in 2012, Polis was described as home to mossy forests and 40 bird species, Dimoc said in the complaint.
Pulag, which was declared a protected national park and conservation area by the late President Corazon Aquino in 1987, is known for its mossy forests and indigenous animal life, particularly the endangered cloud rat.