Protected Areas in South America

La Campana-Peñuelas Biosphere Reserve, La Campana National Park and Lago Peñuelas National Reserve (Chile)

Located in the Valparaíso Region of Chile, La Campana-Peñuelas Biosphere Reserve includes both La Campana National Park and Lago Peñuelas National Reserve. Forests here are habitats for the Chilean Wine Palm and Peñuelas Lake provides drinking water for the cities of Valparaíso and Viña del Mar.

Lauca Biosphere Reserve: Lauca National Park, Las Vicuñas National Reserve and Salar de Surire Natural Monument (Chile)

The Lauca Biosphere Reserve is situated in the Puna biogeographic region, in the northern part of Chile in the Andean Chain. The area comprises three protected areas: Lauca National Park, Las Vicuñas National Reserve and Salar de Surire Natural Monument.