A steppe is a region characterised by grassland plain without trees.
|Causses and Cévennes||The Causses|
|Golden Mountains of Altai|
|Hawraman/Uramanat||"In addition to the valleys, high mountain ridges, steep-sided valleys, and rivers, the nominated property includes many other natural values, such as chestnut forests, scrubby woodland, and steppe habitats." (AB Ev – IUCN)|
|Landscapes of Dauria|
|Los Glaciares||semiarid Patagonian steppe lies to the east under 400m(UNEP-WCMC)|
|Peninsula Valdes||The dominant vegetation is Patagonian desert steppe scrub (UNEP-WCMC)|
|Qinghai Hoh Xil|
|Tajik National Park|
|Uvs Nuur Basin|
|Wrangel Island||... a mosaic of tundra and steppe types co-exist in quilt-like patterns (AB ev)|
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