Protected Areas in Ecuador

Macizo del Cajas Biosphere Reserve (Ecuador) Editor Fri, 11/02/2018 - 15:17
The Macizo del Cajas Biosphere Reserve contains a large number of ecosystems, ranging from high mountains to coastal and marine areas along the Pacific. It also includes El Cajas National Park, which features a tundra vegetation on a spectacular jagged landscape.
Podocarpus-El Cóndor National Parks and Biosphere Reserve (Ecuador) Editor Thu, 11/15/2018 - 14:48
The Podocarpus-El Condor Biosphere Reserve covers an area of over 2.6 million acres in southern Ecuador. This area, which includes the Podocarpus and El Condor National Parks, is considered to be one of the most important sites for biodiversity in the world.
Protected Areas of the Galápagos Islands (Ecuador) Editor Wed, 11/14/2018 - 19:50
Situated in the Pacific Ocean some 600+ miles from the South American continent, the protected areas of the Galápagos Islands include: the Galápagos National Park, the Galápagos Marine Reserve, and the Galápagos Biosphere Reserve.
Sangay National Park, World Heritage Site (Ecuador) Editor Thu, 11/01/2018 - 21:37
With its outstanding natural beauty and two active volcanoes, Ecuador's Sangay National Park illustrates the entire spectrum of ecosystems, ranging from tropical rain forests to glaciers. Its isolation has encouraged the survival of indigenous species such as the mountain tapir and the Andean condor.
Sumaco Napo-Galeras National Park / Sumaco Biosphere Reserve (Ecuador) Editor Wed, 01/16/2019 - 14:34
Sumaco Napo-Galeras National Park is a protected area in northeastern Ecuador, situated in the provinces of Napo and Orellana in two sectors: the area of ​​the Sumaco volcano and its adjacent areas and the Cordillera de Galeras. In 2010, UNESCO declared the park a Biosphere Reserve.