Biosphere Reserves in Central/North America

San Marcos de Colón Biosphere Reserve (Honduras) Editor Tue, 12/04/2018 - 16:59
The San Marcos de Colón Biosphere Reserve is situated close to the border with Nicaragua, in the Honduran department of Choluteca, at an altitude varying between 1,600 and 5,600 ft. It exhibits a rich biological diversity that include several species of endemic fauna.

Talamanca Range-La Amistad Reserves / La Amistad National Park, World Heritage Site (Costa Rica, Panama)

The location of this unique transboundary site in Central America, where Quaternary glaciers have left their mark, has allowed the fauna and flora of North and South America to interbreed. Four different Indian tribes inhabit this area, which benefit from close cooperation between Costa Rica and Panama.