Protected Areas in South America

Malpelo Island: Malpelo Fauna and Flora Sanctuary, World Heritage Site (Colombia) The Editor Thu, 01/03/2019 - 12:23
The pristine underwater environment of Malpelo Island's Fauna and Flora Sanctuary, off Colombia's Pacific coast, features dramatic cliffs, rock formations, caves and tunnels resulting in striking natural beauty. This vast marine park provides a critical habitat for threatened marine species.

Mbaracayú Forest Natural Reserve and Bosque Mbaracayú Biosphere Reserve (Paraguay)

Both the Mbaracayú Forest Natural Reserve and the Bosque Mbaracayú Biosphere Reserve protect a hotspot of biodiversity in the Mata Atlántica biologic corridor. It is a tropical humid forest ecosystem, which includes low and medium altitude Atlantic semi-deciduous forests and savannas.
Noel Kempff Mercado National Park, World Heritage Site (Bolivia) The Editor Fri, 10/19/2018 - 12:47
Noel Kempff Mercado National Park is one of the largest, most intact parks in the Amazon Basin and is the site of a rich mosaic of habitat type. The park boasts an evolutionary history dating back over a billion years to the Precambrian period.