Mongolia Environment and Economy
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Mongolia Environment and Economy

TERRITORY: ENVIRONMENT Given the climatic conditions, the Mongolian plateau is covered with steppe formations which provide excellent grazing; the sheltered slopes are home to coniferous and birch forests. In the driest areas the vegetation looks like a discontinuous turf strewn with low xerophilous shrubs. The only wild horse species, the przewalskii, is present, albeit in […]