Biosphere Reserves in South America

Pantanal Conservation Area World Heritage Site and Pantanal Biosphere Reserve (Brazil)

Located in western central Brazil, the Pantanal region is one of the world's most extensive wetland complexes with an abundant, diverse, vegetation and animal life. The Pantanal Conservation Area consists of a cluster of four protected areas, while the Biosphere Reserve includes four national parks.

Predelta National Park and Delta del Paraná Biosphere Reserve (Argentina)

The Delta del Paraná Biosphere Reserve is a coastal freshwater delta of the Paraná River located just north of Buenos Aires, while the Predelta National Park is located in the Argentine Mesopotamia, at the beginning of the delta. It is an area rich in biodiversity including species that find their southernmost limit of distribution.