Savannas are mixed woodland-grassland ecosystems, characterized by widely spaced trees and an unbroken herbaceous layer of grasses.
The largest savanna is located in Africa, covering nearly half of the continent.
It is well developed over the lowveld and Kalahari region of South Africa, and is also the dominant vegetation in Botswana, Namibia and Zimbabwe.
The Savanna Biome is the largest Biome in southern Africa, occupying 46% of its area, and over one-third the area of South Africa. It is well developed over the lowveld and Kalahari region of South Africa and is also the dominant vegetation in Botswana, Namibia and Zimbabwe.
Savanna Biome | PlantZAfrica
A savanna or savannah is a mixed woodland - grassland (i.e. grassy woodland) ecosystem characterised by the trees being sufficiently widely spaced so that the canopy does not close. The open canopy allows sufficient light to reach the ground to support an unbroken herbaceous layer consisting primarily of grasses.
Savanna - Wikipedia
Savannas are generally found between the desert biome and the rainforest biome. They are mostly located near the equator.
The largest savanna is located in
. Nearly half of the continent of Africa is covered with savanna grasslands. Other major savannas
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