Protected Areas in South America

Iguazú Falls: Iguazú National Park, World Heritage Site (Argentina) Editor Wed, 01/02/2019 - 17:50
Iguazú National Park, located in the northeastern tip of Argentina, is situated on a basaltic line spanning the border with Brazil. The semicircular waterfall at the heart of this site is made up of many cascades producing vast sprays of water and is one of the most spectacular waterfalls in the world.
Ischigualasto and Talampaya Natural Parks, World Heritage Site (Argentina) Editor Sun, 11/18/2018 - 17:58
These two contiguous parks, Ischigualasto and Talampaya, in the Sierra Pampeanas, contain the most complete continental fossil record known from the Triassic Period. Six geological formations contain fossils of a wide range of ancestors of mammals, dinosaurs and plants.