Natural Site

Brazilian Atlantic Islands: Fernando de Noronha and Atol das Rocas Reserves Editor Thu, 11/15/2018 - 14:16
The Southern Atlantic submarine ridge forms the Fernando de Noronha Archipelago and Rocas Atoll off the coast of Brazil which represents a large proportion of the island surface of the South Atlantic. Their waters are important for the breeding and feeding of tuna, shark and marine mammals.
Caatinga Biosphere Reserve (Brazil) Editor Wed, 01/16/2019 - 11:47
The Caatinga Biosphere Reserve is characterized by Caatinga vegetation as well as 'Martius' decidous forest, the typical vegetation of the interior of northeastern Brazil. The reserve sets up ecological corridors and is linked to the contiguous Mata Atlántica and Cerrado Biosphere Reserves.

Cabo de Hornos Biosphere Reserve, Cabo de Hornos and Alberto de Agostini National Parks (Chile)

The Cabo de Hornos Biosphere Reserve is located in the American continent's extreme south, comprised of marine areas, islands and forested coast. The region (Cape Horn) was discovered in 1616. The core areas are constituted by Cabo de Hornos and Alberto de Agostini National Parks.

Cacique Lempira, Señor de las Montañas Biosphere Reserve and Celaque National Park (Honduras)

The Cacique Lempira, Señor de las Montañas Biosphere Reserve, which includes Celaque National Park, is located in the western part of Honduras. The ecosystem is primarily cloud forest and includes Cerro las Minas, the highest mountain in Honduras. The reserve hosts a large number of endangered and endemic species.
Central Amazon Conservation Complex and Biosphere Reserve (Brazil) Editor Fri, 08/31/2018 - 17:43
The Central Amazon Conservation Complex and Biosphere Reserve makes up the largest protected area in the Amazon Basin and as the core area of the Central Amazon Ecological Corridor, is one of the planet’s richest regions in terms of biodiversity. The majority of the ecosystems recorded in the Amazon are found here.