South America

Atlantic Forest or Mata Atlântica (South America) Editor Sun, 06/02/2019 - 18:45
The Atlantic Forest, or Mata Atlântica, extends along the Atlantic coast of northeast Brazil, south along the coastline and inland into northeast Argentina and eastern Paraguay. Although only a small part of the original forests remain it is still one of the most diverse ecosystems on the planet.
Atlantic Forest Southeast Reserves (Brazil) Editor Fri, 10/19/2018 - 12:10
The Atlantic Forest Southeast Reserves are located in the Brazilian states of Paraná and São Paulo. The protected areas that constitute the site contain great biological wealth, representing one of the largest and best-preserved domains of the Brazilian Atlantic Forest and one of the most threatened biomes of the world.
Bañados del Este Biosphere Reserve (Uruguay) Editor Sat, 12/15/2018 - 18:49
The Bañados del Este Biosphere Reserve comprises a remarkable complex of ecosystems and a vast complex of coastal wetlands. Together, these form a rich habitat for an assortment of wildlife, including myriad species that are categorized as near-threatened or endangered.