Dotted with scrubland and lone trees dangling on plateaus, hillside roads curled around the ascending stretch of hills.
The key habitats hosting threatened species (which, therefore need the maximum protection) are wetlands, followed by forests, grassland and scrubland .
‘Empty as a monk's promise,’ he screamed to the scrublands .
Wood mice (A. sylvaticus) are small rodents common in mixed forest and scrublands at our study area, where virtually no other terrestrial rodent species is present.
Forested areas have had the priority for conservation, but scrublands and the plains flora have been little prized.
They live in grasslands, deserts, desert scrublands , wetland and woodland edges, shrubby habitat, arctic and alpine tundra, agricultural fields, urban and suburban areas.
Open grasslands and open halophyte grasslands predominate in both study areas, interspersed with Chihuahuan desert scrublands .
Then, more mountains appeared in the distance: mauve and blue, rising out of scrublands .
It's truly a wonder - a massive crater in the middle of scrublands , with a tiny forest in the center.
I love to glide my skis along the easy and moderate paths, crossing snowcovered meadows and scrublands .