Durmitor National Park: The dominant species include ... beech ... (AB ev) (Fagus sylvatica)
Fanjingshan: the largest and most contiguous primeval beech forest in the subtropical region (AB ev)
Lorentz National Park: Nothofagus beech forests
Los Glaciares: Subantarctic or Magellanic forest dominated by the cold-hardy southern beech, Nothofagus (UNEP-WCMC)
Meteora: beech Fagus sylvatica forest above 700m (UNEP-WCMC)
Pirin National Park: At lower levels between 1,000 and 1,500m, some broadleaf forest mainly of beech Fagus sylvatica, covers 5% of the Park (UNEP-WCMC)
Plitvice Lakes: The forest comprises pure stands of beech Fagus sylvatica at lower altitudes and mixed stands of beech and fir Abies alba higher up. (UNEP-WCMC)
Primeval Beech Forests: European beech
Shirakami-Sanchi: Japanese beech or Siebold's beech, native to Japan
Te Wahipounamu: Southern beech (a separate family from the other European / Asian beeches, but within the same Fagales order).
Tongariro National Park: Southern beech
Do you know of another WHS we could connect to Beech Forests?
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