Central/North America

Sierra Madre (Central/North America) Editor Wed, 04/10/2019 - 21:12
The Sierra Madre is a mountain system that is part of the American Cordillera, a chain of mountain ranges (cordillera) that consists of an almost continuous sequence of ranges. These mountain ranges form the western 'backbone' of North America, Central America, South America and West Antarctica.
Ría Celestún Biosphere Reserve (Mexico) Editor Wed, 04/03/2019 - 18:10
The Ría Celestún Biosphere Reserve is located in the northwest part of the Yucatán Península, in a coastal strip that includes the limits of the Campeche and Yucatán States. It encompasses coastal areas of the Gulf of Mexico and includes important Ramsar-designated wetlands,
Lagunas de Montebello National Park and Biosphere Reserve (Mexico) Editor Tue, 04/02/2019 - 17:19
The Lagunas de Montebello National Park and Biosphere Reserve is located in the Sierra Madre de Chiapas physiographic province, near the border with Guatemala. Comprising 59 multi-colored lakes in a pine forest along with two Maya ruins, it was the first national park in Chiapas when created in 1959.
Tehuacán-Cuicatlán Biosphere Reserve (Mexico) Editor Tue, 04/02/2019 - 16:29
The Tehuacán-Cuicatlán Biosphere Reserve is located in rugged terrain set amid a complex system of mountain ranges and valleys within the Sierra Madre del Sur. Due to its endemic species, endangered species and its rare floristic species, the site is an IUCN world biodiversity hotspot.