Ecoregions of Central/North America

Chihuahuan Desert / Chihuahuan Desert Ecoregion (Central/North America) Editor Thu, 04/11/2019 - 20:44
The Chihuahuan Desert is the largest desert region in North America, stretching all the way from the southwestern United States deep into the Central Mexican Highlands. This sheltered desert ecoregion is unique, encompassing one of the most biologically diverse arid regions on Earth.

Los Petenes-Ría Celestún and Petenes Mangrove Ecoregion (Central/North America)

The Los Petenes-Ría Celestún and& Petenes mangrove ecoregion forms a coastal corridor of wetlands in excellent state of preservation. This system forms a unique biogeographical area in Mexico, of great ecological value for its large faunistic and floristic diversity, including the unique Peten mangrove.