It covers the northern section of western australia the northern territory and queensland. Tropical savannas are known for unusual plants that have adapted to unique environmental requirements.
The carpentaria tropical savanna is a tropical and subtropical grasslands savannas and shrublands ecoregion in northern australia.
Tropical savanna australia. If there was no dry season trees would populate the savanna. Australia because of its remote location has evolved a number of plants that are found only on the australian continent. Australia s tropical savanna is spreadover the topof australia it covers the northern sections ofwestern australia the northern territory and queensland thatis 23 of australia s land.
A savanna is usually very flat and with few trees and shrubs this is because the fires destroy most of the trees and shrubs which usually aren t fire resistant. The australian tropical savanna is an area of dense grass and scattered trees that stretches across northern australia from broome to townsville. Australia s tropical savanna is spread over the top of australia.
Usually only grass grows in the savanna with some scattered trees. Savannas generally have a short rainy season followed by long dry period. The australian tropical savanna is found along the north coast of australia at a latitude range of 10 to 20 south.