Central America

Tortuguero National Park (Costa Rica) LAC Geo Editor Mon, 06/19/2017 - 18:24
Tortuguero National Park is situated in the Limón Province of northern Costa Rica. Set in a natural wetland of the Caribbean coast with over 20 miles of coastline, it forms a corridor with another protected area, the Indio Maíz Biological Reserve of Nicaragua and is a key Ramsar site.

Sierra de Álamos – Río Cuchujaqui Biosphere Reserve (Mexico)

The protected area of the Sierra de Álamos – Río Cuchujaqui Biosphere Reserve, located in the Mexican State of Sonora, falls within the geographical provinces of the Western Sierra Madre and the Northwest Coastal Plain, consisting of an elevational gradient of vegetation, from the tropical deciduous forest to the Sierra Madre evergreen forest.