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Adelbert Range


Source: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Adelbert_Range
Updated: 2017-04-25T21:39Z
Adelbert Range
Adelbert Range NASA.jpg
Adelbert Range seen from space (false color)
Highest point
PeakUnnamed high point
Elevation1,716 m (5,630 ft)
Coordinates4°42′S 145°14′E / 4.700°S 145.233°E / -4.700; 145.233[1]
Geography
CountryPapua New Guinea
ProvinceMadang
Range coordinates4°43′00″S 145°15′00″E / 4.7166667°S 145.25°E / -4.7166667; 145.25Coordinates: 4°43′00″S 145°15′00″E / 4.7166667°S 145.25°E / -4.7166667; 145.25

Adelbert Range is a mountain range in Madang Province, north-central Papua New Guinea. Highest point of the mountains is at 1,716 metres (5,630 ft).[1] As other mountain ranges in Papua New Guinea it is cloaked in rainforest and is home to many rare species of fauna and flora and is highly biodiverse. Adelbert Range is home to many species of birds, including bird-of-paradise and the endemic Fire-maned Bowerbird.[2]

References

  1. ^ a b "Adelbert Range High Point, Papua New Guinea". Peakbagger.com. Retrieved 11 August 2006. 
  2. ^ "Nature Conservancy". Retrieved 11 August 2006. 


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