The Caribbean

Alejandro de Humboldt National Park (Cuba) Editor Thu, 12/20/2018 - 21:11
The Alejandro de Humboldt National Park harbors some of the most significant natural habitats for the conservation of terrestrial and freshwater biodiversity in Cuba. It is of global importance as one of the most biologically diverse tropical ecosystems, in an island setting, anywhere on earth.
Antigua Naval Dockyard and Related Archaeological Sites, Nelson's Dockyard National Park Editor Mon, 12/10/2018 - 18:17
The Antigua Naval Dockyard and its Related Archaeological Sites consists of a group of Georgian Naval structures, set within a walled enclosure, built at a time when European nations were battling for supremacy of the seas to obtain control over the lucrative sugar-producing islands of the Eastern Caribbean.
Archaeological Landscape of the First Coffee Plantations in the South-East of Cuba Editor Wed, 12/05/2018 - 15:07
The remains of the 19th-century coffee plantations in the foothills of the Sierra Maestra are unique evidence of a pioneer form of agriculture in a difficult terrain. They throw considerable light on the economic, social and technological history of the Caribbean and Latin American region.
Archipel de la Guadeloupe Biosphere Reserve, Guadeloupe National Park and Grand Cul-de-Sac Marin Nature Reserve Editor Thu, 11/22/2018 - 12:34
Guadeloupe National Park, which encompasses a tropical forest and includes La Soufrière volcano — along with the Grand Cul-de-Sac Marin Nature Reserve, a marine protected area adjacent to the park — together comprise the Archipel de la Guadeloupe Biosphere Reserve.
Banwari Trace Archaeological Site (Trinidad and Tobago) Editor Fri, 10/05/2018 - 15:38
Banwari Trace, an Archaic pre-ceramic site in southwestern Trinidad, is the oldest archaeological site in the Caribbean and the deposit is found on the southern edge of the Oropuche Lagoon. In 1969, the Trinidad and Tobago Historical Society discovered the remains of a human skeleton at the site.
Bonaire National Marine Park Editor Mon, 10/15/2018 - 18:49
The Bonaire National Marine Park is the oldest marine reserve in the world. It includes the waters around Bonaire and Klein Bonaire's reef-lined coasts. In 1999 the underwater park received the status of National Park of the Netherlands Antilles.