Ankarana Reserve

Ankarana Reserve

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Ankarana Reserve is a small partially-vegetated plateau in northern Madagascar with elevations that exceed 1,220 metres (4,000 ft) above sea level. It is composed of 150-million-year-old limestone. With an average annual rainfall of 1,800 metres (5,900 ft) millimeters (70 inches (1,800 mm) inches), the underlying rocks are susceptible to erosion, thereby producing caves and underground rivers-a karst topography. The rugged relief and the dense vegetation have helped protect the region from human intrusionshow more

Product details

  • Paperback | 68 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 4mm | 113g
  • Duct Publishing
  • United States
  • English
  • 6135865110
  • 9786135865110